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Call for Submissions: Asian American Anthology
Call for tangible, earthy, edgy poetry by Asian American female ethnic
writers to include poets with Middle Eastern, East Indian, and Pacific
Islander heritage. Editor thrilled by vibrant, diverse voices and subjects,
special surprises in approaching the page, and how you beat the drum of
Please use the following submission guidelines:
Send up to three poems. The manuscript should total no more than seven
pages. Each poem must be 20 lines or more. Poems should be typed in Times
New Roman, 12-point font on white paper.
All margins should be set at 1.25. Please include your name, address, phone
number, and a working email address on EACH poem submitted. The email
address is very important so that we can correspond if necessary. Include a
biography of no more than 50 words on a separate page. (Biographies are
subject to revision by editor for space considerations.) Include a short
statement of your heritage as an Asian American poet.
Be sure to include a stamped self-addressed envelope for response.
Submissions without the required SASE cannot be considered. If you are
living abroad, please be sure that your SASE has return U.S. postage. If you
wish to be notified of receipt of your submission, include a stamped,
self-addressed postcard (U.S. Postage only). Submissions must be postmarked
no later than December 31, 2006 (early submissions are very much appreciated
and strongly urged). Simultaneous submissions will not be accepted. All
work must be original, written in English, and unpublished unless submitting
previously published work by special invitation. Translations not accepted
for this anthology.
Decisions will be made and notifications sent by the end of June 2007.
Please do not request status until after 15 July 2007.
Please mail submissions to:
Asian American Anthology
c/o Anne Marie Fowler
P.O. Box 9543
Cheyenne, WY 82003
No email submissions will be accepted. However, questions about this project
can be emailed to: annemariefowler_at_hotmail.com. Please indicate “anthology”
in the subject line to avoid deletion of your email.
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