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Tor.com 153

A project of Tor Publishing Group (see other related projects).

About

Tor.com is a site for science fiction, fantasy, and all the things that interest SF and fantasy readers. It publishes original fiction, art, and commentary on science fiction and related subjects by a wide range of writers from all corners of the field; both professionals working in the genres and fans. Its aim is to provoke, encourage, and enable interesting and rewarding conversations with and between its readers.

Important: Tor.com's novella publishing division is listed separately.

Country of Publication & Year Established

United States Established in 2008

Publication Medium & Frequency

Electronic Publication Electronic PublicationUnknown publication frequency.
This project has permanently closed to submissions in this category.

Nonfiction Open

Pitch first

Audience:
Open to a broad Audience, including: Adults, Young adults, All nationalities, All ethnic groups/populations, All genders, All religions, All sexual identities.
Styles:
Open to all/most Styles, including: Humorous, Mainstream.
Topics:
Open to all/most Topics, including: Lifestyle (Games), Literature/Books (See guidelines), Science, Technology, Other (See guidelines).
Types/Lengths:
TypeLength Details
Review Review1,000 - 2,500 words.
Article Article1,000 - 2,500 words.
Essay Essay1,000 - 2,500 words.
Payscale:
We list broad pay categories rather than payment specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
Unknown payment Unknown payment.
Submissions:
ElectronicPostalReprintsSimultaneousMedia
OK No Unknown UnknownText format submissions
Always check guidelines for details and restrictions. If you aren't familiar with these terms, see our glossary.

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Dates

Last Updated: 13 Nov 2023
Last Audited: 13 Nov 2023 We audit each active listing twice a year.
Date Added: 05 May 2010

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