Ad Lumen Press

Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Representative Authors: 
Lois Ann Abraham, Traci Gourdine, Jason Sinclair Long, Daniel Rounds, Michael Spurgeon, Ziaeddin Torabi.
Book Types: 
Chapbook, Novella, Short story collections, Essay collections, Novel, Memoir, Poetry collections
Paperback, E-book
Reading Period: 
May 15 to Aug 15
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Titles per Year: 
1 to 5
Small Press Distribution

Editorial Focus

Ad Lumen Press seeks to publish works of high artistic and/or literary merit from emerging voices across genres and from throughout the country, with a special emphasis on works from the greater Sacramento region.

Tips From the Editor

While the press publishes poetry, novellas, short story collections, and literary nonfiction, only novels and book-length memoirs currently are accepted in our unsolicited submission process.

Contact Information

Michael Spurgeon, Editor-in-Chief
English Department
American River College
4700 College Oak Dr,
Sacramento, CA 95841
Contact E-mail: 
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Last updated: May 24, 2018