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Electric Literature's Recommended Reading
Electric Literature




Description
Note: this publication may close early for submissions if they reach a submission quota; these early closures will not be tracked in this listing.

Electric Literature’s mission is to guide writers and readers through a rapidly evolving publishing landscape. By embracing new technologies and mixed media, collaborating with other publishers, and engaging the literary community online and in-person, Electric Literature aims to support writers while broadening the audience of literary fiction, and ensure that literature remains a vibrant presence in popular culture.


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Market Genres
Genres
General

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

Short Story
3000 to 4000 words
7 cents/word

Short Story
4000 to 5000 words
6 cents/word

Short Story
5000 to 6000 words
5 cents/word

Short Story
6000 to 7500 words
4 cents/word

Novelette
7500 to 10000 words
3 cents/word



Market Submission Types
AI Submissions?: Unknown Policy
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: Yes
Translations: Original Language Only
Estimated Response: 240 days

Market-Provided Data

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Market Response Data
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This statistical information is an aggregation of submission data provided by our members. The more data we have the more accurate our
numbers will be so please be sure to log all of your submissions here and not just your rejections or acceptances.


Count:
There are 47 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
Min: 39 | Average: 84.63 | Median: 77 | Max: 253
Responded:
93.61%
Accepted:
-
Rejected:
93.61% - avg 84 days (22.72% of rejections are personal)
Rewrites:
-
Dead Letters:
-
Lost/Returned:
-
Never Responded:
-
Withdrawn:
6.38%

Pending:
There are 29 pending responses. (9 min | 84 average | 53 median | 1067 max days waiting)
Note: pending statistics may skew high if some users neglect their data.
We recommend querying after the time the market suggests to query.


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Listing added: 9 February 2013


Last officially checked: 18 August 2023


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