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Market Name: Samovar
Speculative fiction in translation
Review-essays related to speculative fiction
What the guidelines say about translation:
“In each issue, Samovar prints at least one short story newly translated into English, one reprint of a previously published fiction translation, and a translated poem. In all cases, the English-language versions will be accompanied by the original-language versions.”
“We want excellent speculative fiction stories, and strong poems, in translation!”
What the guidelines say about payment:
“For newly translated stories, accompanied by the original-language version, we pay 8 US cents per word to the author, and 8 US cents per word to the translator.”
“For reprints of translated stories, accompanied by the original-language version, we pay a flat US$100 to the author and US$100 to the translator, regardless of word-count.”
“For poetry we pay US$40 to the author and US$40 to the translator.”
“For review-essays, we pay US$40 regardless of final word count.”
“For interview/conversations, we pay each participant US$40 regardless of final word count. If the interview/conversation is translated into English, we pay the translator US$40 regardless of final word count.”
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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