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Duotrope's Theme & Deadline Calendar lists the upcoming themes, openings, and deadlines of journals, magazines, contests, anthologies, and other publications. Track the themes and dates that matter to you. Learn more.

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Here is a small sampling from our current Theme & Deadline Calendar for fiction. We list over 2,700 future themes and deadlines across all categories: fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and visual art.
ProjectThemeDeadlineDays Left 
Apparition Lit Flash Fiction Challenge [Apparition Literary Magazine]Family Binding Feasts14 Jun 20240  12
Chicago Review Charges fees for all submissionsn/a15 Jun 20241  9
The Fairy Tale Magazine TEMP CLOSEDClassic Fairy Tales22 Jun 20248  17
Myths, Gods & Immortals Anthology Series [Flame Tree Publishing]Circe23 Jun 20249  7
The Paris Reviewn/a30 Jun 202416  20
Granta: The Magazine of New Writing Charges fees for all submissionsn/a30 Jun 202416  15
Space and Time: Speculative Fiction Magazine TEMP CLOSEDn/a30 Jun 202416  14
THEMAA New Routine01 Jul 202417  10
Intergalactic Rejects Anthology [Calendar of Fools] FLEDGLING NEW!n/a12 Jul 202428  9
Hellbound Books Anthology of Creature Features [HellBound Books Publishing]Creatures30 Aug 202477  8
Apparition Literary Magazine TEMP CLOSEDHarbinger31 Aug 202478  24
Black Warrior Review Charges fees for all submissionsn/a01 Sep 202479  16