Imaginarium 5: Submission Guidelines

Imaginarium is ChiZine Publications’ “year’s best” anthology of short fiction and poetry published by Canadians in the previous year. The anthology has now moved to a biennial schedule, and will appear every two years. Imaginarium 5, edited by Sandra Kasturi and Samantha Beiko, with an introduction by Andrew Pyper, and cover art by Vincent Marcone, will be out in summer 2017, and cover the 2015 and 2016 calendar years.

Our current guidelines:

Are you Canadian? By which we mean a citizen, resident, or expatriate. If yes, then READ ON!

We are looking for genre stories and poems by Canadians that were published in the 2015 and 2016 calendar years.

“Genre” = science fiction, fantasy, horror, magic realism, surrealism, folklore, fable, fairy tale.

We are looking for short stories and poems.

Please use our submission system to submit your work. DO NOT EMAIL us.

Please include where the piece was published, and when, in the “cover letter” field. Please also indicate if you are a Canadian citizen, resident or expat.