Gift of Fire

About Gift of Fire

Gift of Fire is the official publication of the Prometheus Society.

Issues are published a maximum of ten times per year and average around forty pages in length with article topics covering science, religion, languages, the arts and some mathematical puzzles.

Subscription to this journal is included in the membership fee and is available to non-members (subscribers) at the same rate. The online-only option offers all benefits of membership or subscribership, including an online version of Gift of Fire and access to the Gift of Fire archive, but does not include the paper version of Gift of Fire.

All opinions expressed in the Gift of Fire are those of the acknowledged author(s) and do not represent those of the Society as a whole, nor do they necessarily represent those of any of the officers of this society or its members.

 

Accessing Gift of Fire Online

Online issues of Gift of Fire are available to current member and subscribers. Once logged in, an index of online issues will be accessible.

If you are interested in becoming a non-member subscriber and reading Gift of Fire, please refer to the information on joining or subscribing to Prometheus and Gift of Fire.

 

Subscribing to Gift of Fire

Membership in the Prometheus Society includes access to the Gift of Fire journal. Non-Members may subscribe to Gift of Fire, the Prometheus Society journal.

Please note that becoming a (Gift of Fire) Subscriber does not imply one will be accepted as a Fire List member. To learn more about the Fire List, please click on the appropriate Fire List menu selections.

Interested? Follow these simple steps to become a Subscriber today!

STEP 1: Select and pay your Subscriber dues.

Visit our payments page and select the type of subscription you would like. You may choose from hardcopy (issues will be mailed to you) or online. If you subscribe to the hardcopy Gift of Fire, you must select the appropriate option (inside North America or outside North America). With either subscription option, you will be able to access and read Gift of Fire online.

STEP 2: Wait for payment confirmation.

Once your payment is processed, our Treasurer will advise you and will notify the Prometheus Officers.

STEP 3: Register for a Subscriber account on our website.

Use the register link on our site to access the registration form. Complete and submit the form. The Internet Officer will confirm your status and will activate your account once confirmation is complete. You must respond to the email confirmation message you will receive from the Prometheus Society before your account can be activated.

STEP 4: Step 4: Enjoy Gift of Fire

Once online, you may access all available issues of Gift of Fire online. If you signed up for a hardcopy subscription, you will receive issues in the mail as well. If your subscription lapses, you will no longer have access to the protected areas of our site and will no longer receive issues of Gift of Fire.

 

Submitting Material for Publication

You may now submit articles, graphics, and more using our online Gift of Fire submission form.

Submit Material for Gift of Fire

Members and Subscribers may submit material at any time using this form. Those not currently affiliated with the Prometheus Society may also submit material. Material from non-members will be considered for publication at the discretion of the Editor and on a space-available basis.

 

Copyright Information

Each issue of Gift of Fire is copyrighted by the Prometheus Society. However, the ownership of the copyrights of individual articles is retained by the authors themselves Each issue of Gift of Fire is copyrighted by the Prometheus Society. However, the ownership of the copyrights of individual articles is retained by the authors themselves so that any article appearing in Gift of Fire may be submitted elsewhere by its author without requesting permission from, or providing notification to, the Prometheus Society.

It is assumed that submissions have not previously been copyrighted by another publication unless accompanied by a signed release by the appropriate authority. Subsequent submission to other publications which may then retain the copyright of the material is acceptable.

Authors must indicate whether the article has been submitted for publication in hard copy only and receive acknowledgement back from the Editor; otherwise, authorization is assumed for the online version.so that any article appearing in Gift of Fire may be submitted elsewhere by its author without requesting permission from, or providing notification to, the Prometheus Society.

It is assumed that submissions have not previously been copyrighted by another publication unless accompanied by a signed release by the appropriate authority. Subsequent submission to other publications which may then retain the copyright of the material is acceptable.

Authors must indicate whether the article has been submitted for publication in hard copy only and receive acknowledgement back from the Editor; otherwise, authorization is assumed for the online version.