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Market Name: African Voices




  • Poetry

  • Fiction

  • Non-fiction

  • Translations

  • Prioritizes work from writers from the African Diaspora and people of color

What the guidelines say about translation:

“All submissions must be in English. Translations are acceptable and should be accompanied by a copy of the original text.”

What the guidelines say about payment:

“African Voices pays on average $150-$300 for original short stories and plays.”

“African Voices pays on average $25-$150 for original poems.”

Note: All information was current at the time of publication but is subject to change. Check with publication for relevant updates.

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