Great Indian Poetry Collective

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Genres Published: 
Representative Authors: 
Minal Hajratwala Shikha Malaviya Ellen Kombiyil Vidhu Aggarwal
Reading Period: 
Apr 1 to May 15
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 

Editorial Focus

The (Great) Indian Poetry Collective is a mentorship model literary press, bringing new poetic voices from India to the world. We are a nonprofit, shared work literary press publishing and promoting poets with a connection to India/Indian diaspora.

Tips From the Editor

We publish first and second books only. Unpublished writers, poets who have published one full-length book, or chapbooks (30 pages or less), are eligible. Poets who have published two or more books, whether through a press or self-publication, are not eligible.

  • Poets must have a substantial connection to India or the Indian diaspora.
  • Manuscripts must be in English. Translations are not eligible.
  • Poets must be available to be fully engaged Collective members for two years.

Contact Information

Ellen Kombiyil
336 Winged Terrace
San Ramon, CA 94582
Contact E-mail: 
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Last updated: Oct 03, 2019