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Open Call

Lit Riot Press is seeking new and emerging writers, artists, and content-creators of exceptional promise. Please answer the questions below and send to info@litriotpress.com.

Open Submissions

  • Mixed Experimental
  • Flash Fiction Collections or Short Story Collections
  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction

Submission Guidelines

Mixed-Experimental

Mixed-Experimental books could include a mix of poetry, prose, flash fiction, quotes, and short stories. Lots of room to be creative. Works that connect back in some way to the topic areas outlined below are encouraged, but not required. We encourage submissions of work by both previously published and previously unpublished writers. If you have questions regarding your submission or need guidance before submitting your proposal or manuscript, feel free to contact Lit Riot Press.

Collection of Short Stories (Fiction)

We are looking for highly readable Collection of Short Stories (Fiction)We encourage submissions of work by both previously published and previously unpublished writers. Works that connect back in some way to the topic areas outlined below are encouraged, but not required. If you have questions regarding your submission or need guidance before submitting your proposal or manuscript, feel free to contact Lit Riot Press.

Nonfiction Collections

We are accepting submissions of highly readable, well researched Nonfiction Collections from authors of exceptional promise. We encourage submissions of work by both previously published and previously unpublished authors. Our non-fiction books are deeply connected to contemporary U.S. social and cultural issues and movements. Works that connect back in some way to the topic areas outlined below are encouraged, but not required. We encourage submissions of work by both previously published and previously unpublished writers. If you have questions regarding your submission before submitting your proposal, feel free to contact Lit Riot Press.

Chapbooks

Lit Chapbooks denote publications between 80-100 pages, 5×8 print. Submissions could be fiction or nonfiction. In terms of the manuscript, approx. 20,000 words. If you have questions regarding your submission before submitting your proposal, feel free to contact Lit Riot Press.

Fiction Submissions

We are accepting fiction submissions from new and emerging authors of exceptional promise. We are looking for highly readable works of fiction that demonstrate craft and control of the story, characters and narrative. We encourage submissions of work by both previously published and previously unpublished authors. To give you sense of the types of manuscripts we would consider publishing at Lit Riot Press: dark comedy; fictional biography/autobiography; romp; parody; comedy-drama; picaresque; comedy of errors; allegory; or satire. If you have questions regarding your submission before submitting your proposal, feel free to contact Lit Riot Press.

Nonfiction Submissions

We are accepting submissions of highly readable, well researched books of nonfiction from authors of exceptional promise. We encourage submissions of work by both previously published and previously unpublished authors. Our non-fiction books are deeply connected to contemporary U.S. social and cultural issues and movements. Works that connect back in some way to the topic areas outlined below are encouraged, but not required. We encourage submissions of work by both previously published and previously unpublished writers. If you have questions regarding your submission before submitting your proposal, feel free to contact Lit Riot Press.

Issue Topics of Interest (encouraged but not required)

We are especially interested in manuscripts and manuscript proposals that in some way connect back to at least one of the following LRP social issue topics outlined below. This is not a requirement, but encouraged.

  • Discrimination
  • Civil and Political Rights
  • Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
  • Gender Topics
  • Human Sexuality
  • Free Speech
  • LGBTQ Topics

 Thank you for your interest in Lit Riot Press.

Open Call Submission:

Please answer ALL questions and send to info@litriotpress.com.

  1. Your Name (required)
  2. Your Email (required)
  3. Book Description (required)
  4. Online Links: Website, Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, Pinterest, etc (required)
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