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Duotrope's Theme & Deadline Calendar lists the upcoming themes and deadlines of journals, magazines, contests, anthologies, and other publications. Track the deadlines 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 2,600 future themes and deadlines across all categories: fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and visual art.
ProjectThemeDeadlineDays Left 
Apparition Literary MagazineOmen31 May 20223  15
Eerie River Publishing Quarterly Anthology Series [Eerie River Publishing]Fire31 May 20223  8
The Gettysburg Review Charges fees for some submissionsn/a31 May 20223  42
The Sewanee Review Charges fees for all submissionsn/a31 May 20223  38
AGNI Charges fees for some submissionsn/a31 May 20223  33
One Storyn/a31 May 20223  33
Mythulu Magazine [Mythulu]Fairytales21 Jun 202224  11
The Spoon Knife Anthology Series [NeuroQueer Books]Transitions30 Jun 202233  9
Aura Estrada Short Story Contest [Boston Review] Charges fees for some submissionsSpeculation30 Jun 202233  7
Granta: The Magazine of New Writing TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissionsn/a30 Jun 202233  22
Bloodless: An Anthology of Blood-Free Horror [Sliced Up Press]Stories or poems where no blood is mentioned, nor any associated gore, grue & guts31 Jul 202264  9
Virginia Quarterly Review (VQR) TEMP CLOSEDn/a31 Jul 202264  24