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Guernica - Fiction (Go to Poetry)

Founded online in 2004, Guernica is an award-winning 501(c)3 non-profit magazine focused on the intersection of arts and politics.

Market Genres

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
Short Story
2000 to 3000 words
5 cents/word

Novel Excerpt
2000 to 7000 words
2 cents/word

Short Story
3000 to 5000 words
3 cents/word

Short Story
5000 to 7000 words
2 cents/word

Market Submission Types
AI Submissions?: Unknown Policy
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: Yes
Translations: Original Language and Translations
Estimated Response: 112 days

Market-Provided Data

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Market Response Data
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There are 110 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
Min: 6 | Average: 61.84 | Median: 54 | Max: 223
89.09% - avg 61 days (1.02% of rejections are personal)
Dead Letters:
Never Responded:

There are 27 pending responses. (4 min | 53 average | 42 median | 126 max days waiting)
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Listing added: 9 February 2013

Last officially checked: 8 July 2023

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