Encircle Publications

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Genres Published: 
Representative Authors: 
Steve Ausherman; Ellaraine Lockie; Laurel Mills; Gus Peterson; Edward J. Rielly; John Surowiecki.
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Temporarily closed to submissions
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 

Editorial Focus

Encircle Publications is home to the esteemed New England poetry journal, the Aurorean, and its alter-ego poetry broadsheet the Unrorean. Since 2011, Encircle Publications has offered its annual Chapbook Contest and publishes high quality print chapbooks.

Tips From the Editor

For annual chapbook contest, follow contest guidelines to the letter! Winner each year receives $250, 25 copies of perfect-bound chapbook (with 50% discount on additional copies). Contest can be entered anytime during the year; annual deadline for online entry: 9/1. Winner notified in October. In addition to the annual chapbook contest, we have two reading periods each year for chapbook manuscripts.

Contact Information

Cynthia Brackett-Vincent, Publisher
PO Box 187
Farmington, ME 04938
Contact E-mail: 
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Last updated: Jun 29, 2022