This category is to submit up to 5 INDIVIDUAL pieces with HISTORY THEMES to consider for the Charter Oak Award for Best Historical and for open-reading publication in our annual literary journal of history, Footnote. This is NOT the place for full book manuscripts.
Each submission comes with a complimentary digital copy of our latest issue of Footnote: A Literary Journal of History (currently issue #1).
$2.99: Regular reading fee. This will come with a standard form response.
$6.99: Get brief FEEDBACK from our reading panel.
Read our complete general guidelines here.
Read history-themed and Footnote guidelines here.
Before you request feedback, read this paragraph.
Read historical pieces we have previously published here.
•Do not put your name or any identifying marks inside the file, in the title, or in the file name.
•No cover pages with contact information or acknowledgments within the file.
•Submit up to 5 pieces with a noticeable history theme in a single document.
We pay token for all the work we accept.