Call for Submissions!

The University of West Alabama is currently the publication of the 27th volume of its literary journal, The Sucarnochee Review. The journal is a national creative writing undergraduate journal that accepts poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction. They are currently accepting submissions publication, and their submissions guidelines and other information can be found on their website.

Keats-Shelley Prize 2021: Deadline TODAY, April 12th

Poets are asked to write on the 2021 theme of ‘Writ in Water’. No more than 30 lines and must fit onto a single A4 page. 

Essays may be on any aspect of the writing and/or lives of the Romantics and their circles, and should be written in a clear and accessible style. No more than 3,000 words. 

Submit in Microsoft Word format. 

Find out more and submit here TODAY!

Submit Your Poetry for Publication!

Submit to the C.D. Wright Emerging Poet’s Prize! The grand prize includes $1,000 and publication (as well as an Editor’s Choice Prize of $250 and publication). This year, the contest is being judged by none other than Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Jericho Brown. 

The Arkansas International is  a literary magazine sponsored by The University of Arkansas Graduate Program in Creative Writing and Translation. 

Check out their website: for more information.

Submit & Get Published in a Literature Journal

For over nine years, the Comparative Literature Undergraduate Journal at UC Berkeley has been showcasing the best undergraduate research in literature and media from universities all over the world.

They are inviting research papers from all those working in, around, or critically engaging with literary topics in a comparative nature. Papers in any language are welcome. Possible topics include but are not limited to:

·        Papers comparing at least two authors or texts

·        Interdisciplinary research engaging multiples disciplines within the humanities

·        Research engaging with literary theory and schools of criticism

For more information and full submission guidelines, or to view past issues of CLUJ, please visit the website’s submissions page

Submissions for the Fall 2020 issue will be accepted until March 1st 11:59 p.m., Pacific Time.

Link to submit HERE.

Furrow Magazine’s Last Call to Submit! Extended Deadline

Furrow is an award-winning, full-color print journal published each spring by undergraduates at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and a website that features new work each month.

They accept poetry, fiction, nonfiction, art, and comics by anyone enrolled as an undergraduate in the U.S. during the 2020-2021 academic year. Students who graduated in December 2020 are still eligible.

Submission is free and easy at:

Extended deadline: February 28

If you’re an undergrad making art, comics, or literature, they want to see it! In the midst of these crazy times,Furrow wants to keep publishing meaningful work in a beautiful format.

Crook & Folly Open for Submissions

Submissions for poetry, creative nonfiction, fiction, dramatic literature, and micro-prose are now open! 

Any submissions sent in by 11:59 pm on February 12th will be given feedback and then have a chance to edit and resubmit their piece. After February 12th, all submissions will be received as is and the deadline is March 12th. 

Submissions to multiple genres are allowed; however, please include the genre you are submitting to in the email’s subject line. You may submit your work to multiple genres, but you are only allowed to submit up to three pieces for poetry. The magazine is run and sourced by students, so it is strictly open as an opportunity for you! The selection process is anonymous.

Please like and follow @crookandfolly on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to in-the-know on the magazine.

Nonfiction Writing Contest

The Nasiona is seeking submissions for a micro-nonfiction/poetry writing tournament. Submissions must be non-fiction stories about your life (ie. micro-memoir). 

Learn more about the contest here

They will consider every submission for publication consideration, even if you don’t win the tournament.

Deadline: February 5, 2021