Polyphony 6

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About

We will be looking for stories that stretch (or break) the boundaries of traditional genres. Send us your magic realism, surrealism, literary stories with a genre sensibility, and other hard-to-classify stories with strong literary values, compelling characters, engaging tone and unique voice. If you really want to know what we are looking for, check out the previous volumes of POLYPHONY, available directly from Wheatland Press, genre booksellers or online booksellers.

Polyphony

Audience

Country of Publication

Unknown United States

Publication Medium & Frequency

P Print PublicationPublished 1 x per year.

Fiction Defunct

Genres:
GenreSubgenres
G GeneralSubgenres: Magic Realism, Slipstream.
F FantasySubgenres: Magic Realism, Slipstream.
S Science FictionSubgenre: Slipstream.
O Open to all/most Genres
Styles:
Experimental, Literary, Surrealist.
Topics:
Unknown
Types/Lengths:
TypeLength Details
Short Story4,000 - 7,500 words.
Novelette7,500 - 10,000 words.
Payscale:
We do not list pay specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
S Semi-pro payment (1-4.9 US cents per word).
Submissions:
ElectronicPostalReprintsSimultaneousMedia
No OK No UnknownText format submissions
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Dates

Last Updated:
16 Jun 2011
Date Added:
21 Nov 2005