Zoetrope: All Story submission guidelines and market information

Zoetrope: All Story



Zoetrope: All Story Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

Zoetrope: All-Story
Attn: Fiction Editor
916 Kearny St.
San Francisco CA 94133

Phone: (415)788-7500

Editor:  Tamara Straus

Submitting Your Work to Zoetrope: All Story

Before submitting to Zoetrope: All Story

The Market List recommends you verify the market is active and accepting submissions before sending your manuscript via regular mail. You may verify a market status by either visiting their website, calling their listed phone number, or comfirming via regular mail that the market is still active before sending them your work.

To be sure your submission is appropriate for this market, we recommend you familiarize yourself with Zoetrope: All Story by reading a sample issue before submitting.

If you have recently submitted to Zoetrope: All Story or have experience with this market, please submit a comment below. Recent submission response times are always welcome and helpful to other writers.

From the Zoetrope: All Story guidelines:


We consider unsolicited submissions of short stories and one-act plays no longer than 7,000 words. Excerpts from larger works, screenplays, treatments, and poetry will be returned unread. We do not accept artwork or design submissions. Simultaneous submissions are accepted, and first serial rights and a one-year film option are required. We do not accept unsolicited revisions nor respond to writers who don't include an SASE.

All-Story does not accept submissions between September 1 and December 31 (with the exception of stories entered in the annual Short Fiction Contest, which are considered for publication in the magazine).

Submission Guidelines Details for Zoetrope: All Story

Market Type:Magazine

Contact: Francis Ford Coppola, publisher; Tamara Straus, editor.

Accepts: Literary

Web Address: http://www.all-story.com/index.cgi

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  • About In 1997, Francis Ford Coppola launched Zoetrope: All-Story, a quarterly magazine devoted to the best new short fiction and one-act plays. It has received every major story award, including the National Magazine Award for Fiction, while publishing today's most promising and significant writers.