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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.




If you’d like to submit writing for our blog ÖMËGÄ: 
Please use Metatron’s SubmittableWe 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 accepting manuscript submissions until March 31, 2017 for the 2017 Metatron Prize for Rising Authors :)


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.


Our editorial team:
Ashley Opheim, Founder + Managing Editor + Poetry Editor
Jay Ritchie, Assistant Editor + Poetry Editor
Fawn Parker, Fiction Editor


Leona Nikolíc





Librairie Drawn & Quarterly

211 Bernard O
Montreal, Quebec

The Word

469 Rue Milton
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


Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop

126A Front St.
Brooklyn, New York

Powells Books

1005 W Burnside
Portland, OR




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