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About the fiction in Overland’s print magazine

Overland publishes fiction by new and diverse writers (as well as some established authors) with a focus on work that is politically engaged, intellectually challenging and emotionally charged, across a range of genres and styles. We actively look for new work from emerging writers in regional Australia.The payment for stories published in the print journal is $500. The payment rate for stories published online may be different. Fiction editor: Jennifer Mills.

Kindly note: due to the number of submissions Overland receives, we ask that writers submit no more than 2 stories for consideration per quarter. Please also note that we are not currently accepting novel excerpts.

About subscribing to Overland

Overland is a not-for-profit magazine with a proud history of publishing ideas and voices often excluded from mainstream media and publishing outlets – but it would not exist without its subscribers. You can help support Overland by taking out an annual subscription on our website, which start at $45, or in the form below.  

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