No Man’s Land, the independent online journal of contemporary German literature in English translation, is now inviting submissions for its upcoming thirteenth issue (2018). 

We publish translations into English of German-language prose and poetry written since 1990, and are currently seeking submissions as follows: 

fiction and creative nonfiction, including self-contained excerpts from longer works (up to 4,000 words); or up to six poems by a single author.

For detailed guidelines and access to our submission portal, please visit the SUBMIT page of our website at

Deadline:  September 10, 2018.

Susan Thorne, Editor
No Man's Land

The German Studies Call for Papers List
Editor: Sean Franzel
Assistant Editor: Olaf Schmidt
Sponsored by the University of Missouri
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