Queer Revolt LGBTQ+ Studies Conference

QUEER REVOLT, DePaul’s first citywide undergraduate LGBTQ+ Studies conference has been conceived and organized by DePaul undergrads in the LGBTQ Studies program, and will occur on Saturday, May 11th. It will be held on the 3rd floor of the Student Center.

Invited speakers include DePaul LGBTQ Studies Alum and 1st openly LGBTQ Cook County Commissioner Kevin Morrison, and University of Chicago Professor, C. Riley Snorton, author of Black on Both Sides: A Racial History of Trans Identity.

Students can submit individual papers or propose whole panels or roundtables. The deadline for submissions is currently April 10th.


This website contains the link for the Eventbrite that allows students to submit their work and register for the conference. Check it out! Registration for all participants is $10(plus a $1.94 processing fee).

Call for Submissions: Radish Fiction

Radish Fiction is a mobile app where readers purchase genre serial fiction in Romance, Young Adult, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Mystery, and other genres.

Radish Fiction is looking for writers who have an: 

-Ability to write in a serialized style
-Ability to write fast-paced action and snappy dialogue
-Ability to write in a commercial and dramatic style
-Strong hooks and cliffhangers
-Interest in romantic fiction and other genres with romantic elements (Science Fiction, Fantasy, YA, Thriller, etc.)

Submit fiction prose samples of your work for consideration here.

Please feel free to contact jan@radishfiction.com with any questions.

Louder Than a Bomb Volunteer Opportunity

Want a quick and easy way to support Chicago youth in raising their powerful voices? Volunteers are urgently needed for two-hour shifts in the Louder than a Bomb youth poetry festival — weekdays, evenings, and weekend options! No experience or expertise needed. Check it out here: http://youngchicagoauthors.volunteerlocal.com/volunteer/?id=33941 And sign up today!!! Direct all questions to volunteer@youngchicagoauthors.org