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RT @PrismLitMag: Free entries for Indigenous writers for our contests this year. Check the details and help us spread the word: https://t.c
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- 17 hours ago

🏆Update on Metatron Prize stuff~ we are about halfway through reading submissions and are still aiming to announce our winner by September 🏆
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- 19 hours ago

We want to read your writing! You have 4 days to submit your work! Be a part of our history 💜🍃💜…
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Metatron is an independent publisher based in Montreal that specializes in contemporary literature by new and emerging authors. We are devoted to publishing perspectives that reflect the experiences and sensibilities of our time, seeking out emotionally resonant work that challenges and informs a new direction and style of contemporary writing.



Ashley Opheim | Founder + Managing Editor |
Jay Ritchie | Assistant Editor |
Alex McGill | Publicist |
Ruby Brunton | New York Corespondent |
Natalie Wee | Toronto Corespondent |
Leona Nikolić | ÖMËGÄ Coordinator, Events + Distribution |


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Olivia Sarich





If you’d like to submit writing to our blog ÖMËGÄ: 
Please use Metatron’s Submittable. We specifically encourage submissions from queers, femmes, bipoc, lgbtq, trans/gender nonconforming, people with (dis)ability/ies*, women and any one else living on the margins.


If you’d like to submit a manuscript:
We are currently accepting manuscript queries. Please keep in mind that we only publish 6-8 titles a year. For more information, please visit Metatron’s Submittable.


If you’d like to show us some love:
If you enjoy what we do and appreciate this space we’ve created for contemporary writing, please consider supporting us by sending us an email of support and encouragement, giving us a shout-out on social media, making a purchase in our web-shop, or making a donation to us via the donate button below or at:


If you’d like to order some of our titles for your store:
Please reach out to us! We are always looking to collaborate with independent bookstores :)  We provide retailer discounts.


If you are a human being:
We love you. You’re doing it.




Librairie Drawn & Quarterly

211 Bernard O
Montreal, Quebec


1426 Rue Beaudry
Montreal, Quebec

The Word

469 Rue Milton
Montreal, Quebec

Concordia Co-Op Bookstore

2150 Rue Bishop
Montreal, Quebec

Argo Bookshop

1915 Rue Sainte-Catherine O
Montreal, Quebec


6534 Boul. St-Laurent
Montreal, Quebec

Type Books

883 Queen St. W
Toronto, Ontario

Art Metropole

1490 Dundas St. W
Toronto, Ontario

Likely General

389 Roncesvalles Ave.
Toronto, Ontario


281 Augusta Ave.
Toronto, Ontario


1282-B Wellington St. W.
Ottawa, Ontario

Open Sesame

220 King St. W
Kitchener, Ontario

The Printed Word

69 King St. W
Dundas, Ontario


120 20th St. SW
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Shelf Life Books

100-1302 4th St. SW
Calgary, Alberta

Undercover Books

10253 97 St. NW
Edmonton, Alberta

The Pleasant

197 East 17th Ave.
Vancouver, BC


Blue Building, 305-B Campbell St.
Tofino, BC


McNally Jackson

52 Prince St.
New York, New York

Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop

126A Front St.
Brooklyn, New York

Powells Books

1005 W Burnside
Portland, OR

Moe’s Books

2476 Telegraph Ave
Berkeley, CA




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