Anyone who has ever cracked open one of the “major” lit mags knows that women are by far the under-represented sex. If you want the exact numbers, refer to VIDA’s Count. They have charts!
Even with publications like Poetry striving for a fair mix, it can be hard to find markets if you’re female and writing today. What a shame!
Thank God for the rise in “women-centric” journals. While not a comprehensive resource, I have attempted to compile a list of such pubs below:
*denotes magazines narrowed further by ethnicity, age, etc.
If your publication has been left off OR you know of a journal that should have been included, please add via the comments section. Feedback is…
great, terrific, awesome!
A Few Additions: