Submission Guidelines

Submission Guidelines

Another Chicago Magazine is a literary magazine that publishes work by both new and established writers. ACM does not accept hard copy submissions. Please see below to submit online through Submittable.


Our reading period is currently open.


Submit to Another Chicago Magazine

What Are We Looking For?
We look for nonfiction, fiction, and poetry that goes beyond the artistic and academic to include and address the larger world.

What Do We Publish?

  • Poetry (No more than 5 poems per submission; please include in the same file.)
  • Fiction (7,500 words or less)
  • Nonfiction (25 page limit)

What Do We Not Want?
At this time we are not publishing et al., art, audio/video, interviews, or book reviews. Please contact ACM if you have any inquiries about this.