Submit to Subtext!

We are always on the lookout for work that is informed by cross-cultural experiences, inspired by world literature and engaged in an awareness of difference.

We are looking for the following contributions in the following forms:

  • Prose: short stories, flash fiction, etc (max. 4000 words)
  • Poems (max. 75 lines)
  • Essays and opinion pieces (max. 2500 words)
  • Translations are accepted, but must be within the corresponding word limit when in English

Please submit any contributions in a PDF file to, making sure to include your name and title of the piece in the email. Contributions must not have been previously published; we accept simultaneous submissions, but please inform us immediately if your piece has been accepted elsewhere.

Thank you!