|First issue||October 1996|
Eclectica Magazine is one of the oldest surviving online literary publications.
History and profile
Founded in 1996 by Chris Lott and Tom Dooley, Eclectica's extensive and growing archives contain poetry, fiction, non-fiction, miscellany, travel, opinion and reviews by hundreds of authors from around the world. The first issue appeared in October 1996. Dooley, the remaining founder/editor, published a "Best Fiction" anthology in 2003, which was recognized by the IPPY awards as a runner up in the short fiction category for that year. In 2004, Eclectica took top honors in storySouth's Million Writers Award.
Current and past editors of Eclectica include Chris Lott, Julie King, Mitchel Metz, Kevin McGowin, Paul Sampson, Michael Spice, Elizabeth Glixman, John Reinhard, Jennifer Finstrom, Pamela Gemin and Colleen Mondor. Regular contributors include Stanley Jenkins, C.E. Chaffin, Thomas Hubschman, Don Mager and Ann Skea.
Eclectica Magazine requires a processing fee for submitting content.
- Eclectica Magazine Interview - Writewords.org.uk
- Aaron Jackson. "Eclectica - Review". Sundress Publications. Retrieved 31 January 2016.
- Cy Dillon (September 2006). "Ten Years of Publishing Good Writing: Tom Dooley and Eclectica". Virginia Libraries 52 (3). Retrieved 31 January 2016.
- 2004 IPPY Awards
- storySouth Million Writers Award 2004
- Oct/Nov 2007 Contributor's Notes
- Vol. 1, No. 5
- About the editors
- Their submission guidelines