Thank you for your interest in Five Points! Please see our guidelines by clicking on the categories below. We consider unsolicited submissions and contest submissions via Submittable only and do not accept unsolicited manuscripts or contest submissions through the post office. We strive to respond to manuscripts in a timely manner—please allow at least 120 days before inquiring about the status of your manuscript. Our Submittable fees are nonrefundable.

We look forward to reading your work!

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Poetry: Up to 6 poems no longer than 50 lines each.

Prose: Fiction (short story or novel excerpt), Essay up to 7500 words in length. One prose piece per submission. 

A copy of the translated text should accompany your translation.

Please include a brief bio. for the author and yourself.

We require that you have obtained permission of the author or the author’s agent or estate to publish your translation and that your translation has not previously been published online or in print.

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