Revolving Door Literary Journal open for submissions

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From Revolving Door Literary Journal:

Revolving Door Literary Journal is a startup literary journal that focuses on publishing the creative works of college students. This journal will not only help college students receive recognition for their work but also offer the opportunity of being published in a quality literary journal.

We accept submissions all year and currently publish in April and December. The types of writing we are currently accepting include fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, screenwriting, and playwriting.

If you have any further questions feel free to email us at revolvingdoorjournal@gmail.com or visit our website.

2017 Spring English Conference Call for Submissions

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We are excited to announce DePaul’s 8th Annual Spring English Conference, to be held on Friday, April 28, 2017. We are now accepting submissions of both creative and academic writing and we encourage you to submit your work!

The conference will be held in Arts & Letters Hall, and will include several unique panels of student presentations, a dynamic keynote speaker, a reception and refreshments. This is a wonderful opportunity to showcase what you’ve been working on, celebrate ideas, and support your peers (plus, it looks great on a resume!).

The submission deadline is March 31st. Please review the guidelines before sending your submissions. If you have any questions, contact the conference organizers at englishconference.dpu@gmail. com. We look forward to reading your work!

Arcturus Writing Contest

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The Chicago Review of Books and its sister publication, Arcturus, are holding a writing contest now through April 1 for original fiction, creative nonfiction, and poetry. There is a five-dollar reading fee for each category entered. Winners receive $100, publication in Arcturus, and a featured interview at the Chicago Review of Books.

Furrow Magazine Call for Submissions

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Furrow, an undergraduate literary journal produced by students at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, is currently accepting submissions for their 2017 issue.

Students may submit their poetry, fiction, nonfiction, comics, and artwork. The priority submission deadline of March 1st is approaching quickly, but submitting is easy!

The submission instructions can be found below, or at furrowmag.org/submissions.

To be eligible for publication, you must be enrolled as an undergraduate at any college or university at the time of your submission.

We only accept work that has not been published elsewhere, in print or online.

Please send all submissions as .doc, .docx, .pdf, or .jpeg attachments to furrowmag@gmail.com. In your email, please note the name of the college or university where you’re enrolled.Please leave your name off all pages/images, because we judge submissions anonymously.

Poetry: Submit up to 5 poems
Fiction: Submit 1 story, up to 5000 words, double spaced
Nonfiction: Submit 1 essay, up to 5000 words, double spaced
Art: Submit up to 5 images, preferably .jpg files under 5MB
Comics: Submit up to 10 pages

We will notify you of acceptance or rejection by early May. Feel free to email furrowmag@gmail.com with any questions you may have.

Gothic Funk Press Seeks Submissions for Arts Journal

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The Flint-based Gothic Funk Press is accepting submissions for the fifth issue of its arts journal, The Paramanu Pentaquark.

The Paramanu Pentaquark features literature, visual art, music, and mixed media submitted as Images, Sounds, and Words. The journal accepts submissions created in a “gothic funk” style: experimental work featuring degrees of romanticism, darkness, depth, and swagger.

The journal will be published online and available to the public for free. Submissions will be accepted through March 31st, 2017, and the issue will be formally launched in July 2017.

Submit your work.

In the past, The Paramanu Pentaquark has published artists from around the U.S., as well as the United Kingdom, South Africa, and elsewhere. Submitted work will be evaluated by three editors.

View the most recent issue.

Gothic Funk Press has published Mark’s Hat (2014), an anthology of experimental writing by Flint residents, Hungry Rats (2010), Shattering Glass (2013) and Atlas (2015), by Flint author and Press Director Connor Coyne, and has organized community engagement events such as the Flint Area Scavenger Hunt (FLASH) and the Flint Order of Orpheus (FLOOR).

Call for participation, submissions from The Writer’s Block

11246021_10203597397054368_2519301881990653554_nCall for Participation and Submissions from The Writer’s Block:

The Writer’s Block is a creative writing club at DePaul that meets Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 6:00-7:00 pm in Levan 506 (during winter quarter). The Writer’s Block prides itself on providing a safe space for writers to respond to prompts, create and edit pieces, and share their written work through workshops and various writing sessions.

During Spring Quarter, The Writer’s Block will be creating an anthological “zine” of pieces either created at the club or submitted to depaulwritersblock@gmail.com. To be eligible to submit, you must attend at least two of our meetings! Email us with any questions, and join our Facebook group, “The Writer’s Block”!

We can’t wait to meet you and read your writing!