Negative Capability publishes approximately 12-15 books per year and two issues of our Journal. Our publishing schedule for 2015 and part of 2016 is already full. However, we always looking for exceptional work and we accept general manuscripts through our electronic submissions portal.

We highly suggest that you take a look at our open calls for submissions and contests first. Next, take the time to familiarize yourself with our press and body of work. Check out our missions statement and see if you feel like Negative Capability is the right fit for you.

Instructions:
Please submit a completed manuscript (.doc or .docx format), along with a brief cover letter that details the work, a bio and any publishing credentials you want us to be aware of.

Why do we charge a reading fee?
The $7.00 reading fee helps offset the ever-growing administrative costs for our independent press.

How long before I hear from you?
Given the high volume of submissions we receive, please expect a response time of three to six months. We appreciate your patience. If your work is accepted for publication elsewhere please take the time to withdraw the submission.



$7.00
Negative Capability publishes approximately 12-15 books per year and two issues of our Journal. Our publishing schedule for 2015 and part of 2016 is already full. However, we always looking for exceptional work and we accept general manuscripts through our electronic submissions portal.

We highly suggest that you take a look at our open calls for submissions and contests first. Next, take the time to familiarize yourself with our press and body of work. Check out our missions statement and see if you feel like Negative Capability is the right fit for you.

Instructions:
Please submit a completed manuscript (.doc or .docx format), along with a brief cover letter that details the work, a bio and any publishing credentials you want us to be aware of.

Why do we charge a reading fee?
The $7.00 reading fee helps offset the ever-growing administrative costs for our independent press.

How long before I hear from you?
Given the high volume of submissions we receive, please expect a response time of three to six months. We appreciate your patience. If your work is accepted for publication elsewhere please take the time to withdraw the submission.



$3.00
Negative Capability features poets on our website every month - this poet and up to two poems will be featured for several weeks. You must hold the copyright to any poems you submit. Please include a short bio, link to your website or social media pages and a photo.

How long before I hear from you?
Given the high volume of submissions we receive, please expect a response time of six to twelve weeks. We appreciate your patience.