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In our June/July issue will publish the second annual Seed Fiction Supplement. We are not looking for traditional Sci-Fi—we are looking for fiction that reflects the significant role science plays in our culture; fiction that uncovers the rich narratives in science; and fiction wherein scientists are fallible and human. We are looking for Science-In-Fiction, Fictional Science, Scientific Fiction—in the tradition of Andrea Barrett, Richard Powers, Margaret Atwood and Alan Lightman, writing that brings new meaning to our understanding of Science Fiction. 

The first annual Seed Fiction Supplement included original stories by Jim Shepard, Jane Alison and Samantha Hunt and was met with great critical success. Be part of the next one—submit your short story now!

Please send stories to the following address:

Seed Fiction Supplement
Seed Magazine
12 West 21st Street, 7th floor
New York, NY 10010

Or e-mail to:

DEADLINE:  March 15th, 2006.

Stories must be previously unpublished.
Manuscripts should not exceed 4,000 words. Multiple entries will be accepted.


Originally published January 25, 2006


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