Kunlun Journal of Chinese Historical Fiction 0

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We are looking for original fiction set in pre-modern China (that is, before the end of the Qing dynasty). Although China is the focus of this publication, fiction set in Japan, Korea, Vietnam, or other Southeast Asian countries will also be considered. Aside from the historical setting, there is no further thematic requirement. We're looking for well-written, character-driven stories that do more that just show off the author's knowledge of a given historical setting or event. Experimentation with narrative, voice, and other literary techniques is welcome, but not required. Kunlun is the home of both the conventional and the esoteric. Wuxia stories are especially welcomed.

Kunlun Journal of Chinese Historical FictionTaiwan

Genres, Styles & Subjects

GGeneralSubGenre: Historical.
AAction-AdventureSubGenre: Historical.
OOpen to All/Most Genres 
 Styles:Open to all/most Styles.
 Poetry Forms:Open to all/most Forms.
 Subjects:Ethnic/Cultural, Regional.

Types & Lengths

PPoemno line limits known
SShort Story1000 - 7500 words
TNovelette7500 - 15000 words
ANovella15000 - 40000 words
ENovel Excerptup to 15000 words

Media & Publication Frequency

EElectronic PublicationPublished 3 x per year


We do not list pay specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
FShort fictionN No monetary payment.
PPoetryN No monetary payment.

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  Electronic SubsPostal SubsReprintsSimultaneous
FFiction OK No No OK
PPoetry OK No No OK

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Date Added:
13 Jan 2011
Last Updated:
15 Feb 2012