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Leading Edge Magazine

Publisher: Brigham Young University

Established: 1980

Frequency: biannually

Circulation: 500

Accepts Email Submissions: No

Website URL:

Description: Leading Edge is a semi-professional magazine dedicated to the presentation of new and upcoming talent.

Editor(s): Kristina Kugler

Masthead URL: Click here for the masthead webpage.


Phone: 801-378-3553

Guidelines URL: Click here for writer's guidelines information.

Address: 3146 JKHB

Provo, UT 84602


Rights: Leading Edge purchases First North American Serial Rights.

Needs: Leading Edge is a semi-professional magazine dedicated to the presentation of new and upcoming talent. We accept science fiction and fantasy short stories, novelettes, novellas, and poetry, as well as scholarly articles, book reviews, and interviews that deal with current popular authors. We do accept unsolicited submissions. We will not consider stories with sex, profanity, or excessive violence, or stories belittling traditional family values or religion.

No simultaneous submissions will be considered. No electronic submissions will be considered. All simultaneous submissions and submissions not containing a SASE will be recycled without reply.

Length: No longer than 17,000 words.

Art/Photo Needs: If you are interested in illustrating for the magazine, please send a disposable portfolio to our art director. To submit a piece for consideration as a cover, send a slide or print of the work along with a short explanation. Make sure to include a SASE with sufficient postage. Any questions can be e-mailed to us at Do not send your art as attachments in e-mail, though feel free to send links to your artwork online.

Leading Edge will not accept material that contains nudity or vulgarity of any kind.

Payment: Fiction payment is 1 (one) cent per word, $10.00 minimum, $100.00 maximum, plus two contributor copies.

How to Submit: Send all fiction submissions to:
Leading Edge Magazine
Attn: Fiction Director
3146 JKHB
Provo, UT 84602

Response Time: Response times vary, but generally fall between four and six months.

Sample Copies/Subscription Information: See the following page for detailed information:

This listing was lated updated on Apr-10-2003.

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