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The Adroit Journal has its eyes focused ahead, showcasing what its global staff of emerging writers sees as the future of poetry, prose, and art. Since inception, the journal has featured the voices of Terrance Hayes, Dorianne Laux, Ned Vizzini, Laura Kasischke, Edith Pearlman, D. A. Powell, NoViolet Bulawayo, Ellen Bass, Lydia Millet, and beyond. Recent contributions have been featured in The New York Times, Best American Poetry, Pushcart Prizes: Best of the Small Presses, Poetry Daily, Best of the Net, Best New Poets, and Verse Daily, and by Teen Vogue and NPR. We’re looking for work that’s bizarre, authentic, subtle, outrageous, indefinable, raw, paradoxical. We’ve got our eyes on the horizon. Send us writing that lives just between the land and the sky.

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Country of Publication & Year Established

United States Established in 2010

Audience

Open to a broad Audience.

Publication Media & Frequency

Electronic Publication Electronic PublicationPublished 4 x per year.
Print Publication Print PublicationUnknown publication frequency.

Fiction Temp Closed

Genres:
General General
Styles:
Open to all/most Styles, including: Experimental, Literary, Quirky.
Topics:
Open to all/most Topics.
Types/Lengths:
TypeLength Details
Flash Fiction Flash FictionUp to 1,000 words; Up to 3 pieces.
Short Story Short Story1,000 - 3,000 words; Up to 3 pieces.
Payscale:
We list broad pay categories rather than payment specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
No monetary payment No monetary payment.
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Nonfiction Temp Closed

Styles:
Open to all/most Styles, including: Experimental, Literary, Quirky.
Topics:
Open to all/most Topics.
Types/Lengths:
TypeLength Details
Essay EssayUp to 3,000 words; Up to 3 pieces.
Narrative Nonfiction Narrative NonfictionUp to 3,000 words; Up to 3 pieces.
Payscale:
We list broad pay categories rather than payment specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
No monetary payment No monetary payment.
Submissions:
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Poetry Temp Closed

Genres:
General General
Poetry Forms:
Open to all/most Forms, including: Free verse.
Styles:
Open to all/most Styles, including: Experimental, Literary, Quirky.
Topics:
Open to all/most Topics.
Types/Lengths:
TypeLength Details
Poem PoemNo line limits known; Up to 6 pieces.
Payscale:
We list broad pay categories rather than payment specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
No monetary payment No monetary payment.
Submissions:
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Visual Art Temp Closed

Art Media:
Open to all/most Art Media.
Art Styles:
Open to all/most Art Styles.
Topics:
Open to all/most Topics.
Types/Lengths:
TypeLength Details
Artwork ArtworkUp to 8 pieces.
Payscale:
We list broad pay categories rather than payment specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
No monetary payment No monetary payment.
Submissions:
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OK No No OKImage format submissions
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Dates

Last Updated: 28 Jun 2019
Last Checked: 20 Jun 2019 We check each active listing's guidelines page for changes once a month (if compliant).
Last Audited: 08 May 2019 We audit each active listing twice a year.
Date Added: 31 Dec 2010

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