Fiction International

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Genres Published: 
Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Representative Authors: 
We have published works by authors such as William Burroughs, Robert Coover, Edmund White, Joyce Carol Oates, Walter Abish, Kathy Acker, Ai, Allen Ginsberg, Alberto Moravia (Italy), Pierre Guyotat, George Perec, and Michel Serres (France), Claribel Alegria (Nicaragua), Tadeus Konwicki (Poland), J.M. Coetzee and Bessie Head (South Africa), Roque Dalton (El Salvador), Luisa Valenzuela (Argentina), Einar Schleef (Germany), Lya Luft (Brazil), Mridula Garg (India), Kanuko Okamuto (Japan), Michael Morrisey (New Zealand), among others.
Digital, Print
Reading Period: 
Oct 1 to Feb 15
Response Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Contributor copies only
Issues per Year: 
Less than 1,000

Editorial Focus

Fiction International is the only literary journal in the United States emphasizing formal innovation and progressive politics. Each year, Fiction International selects a theme and accepts fiction, non-fiction, and indeterminate prose that addresses the theme. The journal is edited by its Editor-in-Chief, Harold Jaffe.

Tips From the Editor

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Contact Information

Harold Jaffe, Editor-in-Chief
San Diego State University
Dept. of English & Comp. Lit.
San Diego
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Last updated: May 08, 2023