Anthology Submissions

CultureCult Press invites nonfiction, poetry and fiction submissions for publication in its Covid lockdown themed anthology “Lockdown Literature” (Expected release: October 2020). The final date of submission is September 10, 2020

Each submission must adhere to the central theme which is the worldwide lockdown and measures taken due to the Covid pandemic. We are looking for unique experiences of this unpleasant and unprecedented event in human history.

We are looking for non fiction pieces, fiction as well as poetry, but they must conform to the central theme.


Send no more than TWO articles/essays/others per submission. Pieces must be within 8000 words and must relate to the central theme.


Short Story: (between 1500-8000 words) Send no more than TWO short stories per submission.

Flash Fiction: (between 50-1500 words) Send no more than THREE flash fictions per submission. All sub-genres welcome.


Send no more than FIVE pieces per submission. No word limit.

We are accepting TRANSLATED WORKS too. Submission of translated works must be accompanied by a statement declaring that the translator has obtained the author’s permission and their publisher’s, if required.

Each piece MUST be attached with a short bio of the author. 

Simultaneous Submissions are welcome but the author must inform us by e-mail as soon as the submitted piece is accepted elsewhere. Pieces cannot be withdrawn once CultureCult Press informs the author of its acceptance for publication.

We consider reprints but generally do not publish them unless they are absolutely exceptional.


At present, we are unable to pay our contributors. However. each contributor shall receive a COMPLIMENTARY DIGITAL COPY of the anthology as soon as it publishes.

Manuscripts should directly be sent to


Please submit your files in the following formats: .doc /.docx /.txt. 
DO NOT submit PDFs. 

CultureCult Magazine uses non exclusive rights to publish in its publications and website. Authors are free to republish their work anywhere else once it has been published.

Please submit only original pieces. CultureCult Magazine shall not be responsible for any disputes arising out of copyright infringement.