TORCH: poetry, prose, and short stories by African American Women

Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Formats: 
Web
Reading Period: 
Apr 15 to Aug 31
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
No
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Number of Debut Authors per Issue: 
13
Payment: 
No payment
Issues per Year: 
2
Issue Price: 
Free
Subscription Price: 
Free
Circulation: 
1,000 to 2,500

Editorial Focus

Torch Literary Arts is a nonprofit organization established to support and promote the work of African American women. We publish contemporary poetry, prose, and short stories by experienced and emerging writers alike. Our signature on-line journal, TORCH: poetry, prose, and short stories by African American Women has featured work by Colleen J. McElroy, Tayari Jones, Sharon Bridgforth, Crystal Wilkinson, Patricia Smith, and many more.

Tips From the Editor

Black women, write freely!

Contact Information

Amanda Johnston, Executive Director / Editor
3720 Gattis School Rd
Ste 800-197
Round Rock
TX
78664
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Last updated: Feb 17, 2017