MUSE INDIA, the literary eJournal
38, Malani Enclave Trimulgherry Secunderabad Andhra Pradesh 500015 INDIA
6000 members from 40 plus countries with around 15000 hits every month
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How often do you publish?
Bi-monthly, once in two months
Do you take online submissions?
Information about your publication
Muse India is devoted to Indian literature and showcases Indian Writing in English as well as translations from all Indian language literatures. Each Issue focuses on one of the Indian language literature. Besides, it has general sections of poetry, short fiction, book reviews, and literary articles and discussion. Started in 2005, the eJournal has established itself as one of the most important journals with a major focus on contemporary Indian literature. It has emerged as an important resource for studies on Indian literature. The current Issue as well as all the previous Issues (47 as of March 2013) can be viewed at the site. The site is a free-access site and is sustained entirely by voluntary work of all its editors and contributors.
What type of submissions are you looking for?
Literary submissions in English, encompassing poetry, short fiction, literary criticism, book reviews, conversation with authors are welcome. Though submissions are mostly Indian-literature specific, Muse India welcomes other literary works.
Tell us about upcoming events or contests
Muse India has instituted two annual awards – (a) Muse India Young Writer Award given for a work in any literary genre to a person who is not over 35 years of age at the time of publication of the work and (b) Muse India Translation Award given to an outstanding work of translation into English from any of the Indian languages. Announcement calling for submissions is made in June with the last date for submission being end-September. The Awards are announced and given in January.