Submission Guidelines

Familiarize yourself with our full submission guidelines prior to submitting. Currently we are only accepting submissions for our two imprints—Mofo Pubs and Afrocentric Books

Mofo Pubs submission guidelines.

Afrocentric submission guidelines

Format 

  • 12 pt Times New Roman
  • 0.3" paragraph indent (no tabs)
  • 1.5 line spacing
  • justified
  • no spaces between paragraphs
  • DOCX (preferred), DOC, RTF, TXT, OTD

Allow four weeks for response. After four weeks direct queries to submissions@mugwumppress.com. 
75,000 to 150,000 words

Familiarize yourself with our full submission guidelines prior to submitting.

Ends in 6 days, 9 hours

Afrocentric Books is taking submissions for a futurism anthology.

Futurism is a broad umbrella, encompassing many elements of science fiction and fantasy. For this anthology, we are most interested in science fiction. Time travel, space travel, cultures far advanced from our own. This world, other worlds, space stations, the setting doesn’t matter.

We want adult science fiction stories in diverse settings, featuring diverse people. The “in the future all people are a uniform color of café au lait” trope does not interest us. While it is not necessary for you to describe the physical features of all your characters, we do want to know that one of your main characters is of indigenous African descent. Please read our general submission guidelines prior to submitting.

1,000-7,500 words, although we’ll consider pieces that fall outside those parameters on a case-by-case basis. Multiple and simultaneous submissions ok. No reprints.

If accepted, pay is 1 cent per word. The deadline for submissions is March 31, 2017.

25,000 - 49,999 words

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submission guidelines prior to submitting.

50,000+ words

Familiarize yourself with our full 
submission guidelines prior to submitting.