Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Downtown Brooklyn: A Journal of Writing -- Issue 26 -- Call for Submissions!

Attention all LIU Brooklyn poets & writers!

Please submit poems and/or fiction for issue #26 of

D
OWNTOWN 

BROOKLYN

the literary magazine of the LIU Brooklyn English Department

Submission deadline: 6 March 2017!

Who can submit work? Students, faculty & staff at LIU Brooklyn. This includes alumni & former employees of LIU Brooklyn, as well as Visiting Writers who teach in the Creative Writing MFA program & writers who visit campus to read in the English Department’s Voices of the Rainbow reading series. We consider poetry &/or fiction in a wide variety of traditional as well as experimental forms.

How to submit? Save your submission as a single Word document (not a separate file for each piece) & send it as an attachment to wayne [dot] berninger [at] liu [dot] edu. The first page of your document should be a cover letter. Include your name as you’d like it to appear, your e-mail address, & a short bio statement, in which you describe how you are connected to LIU Brooklyn. Are you a student? Say whether you are undergrad or grad, what your major or degree program is, & your expected date of graduation. If you are an alum, tell us what your major was & what degree you earned, as well as the year you graduated. Are you faculty or former faculty? Tell us your department, what your title is or was & what you teach or taught. Are you a staff member or former staff member? Tell us your title & what kind of work you do or did. If relevant, list recent publications, productions, or performances of your work. See bio notes section of Issue 25 for ideas. You will receive confirmation by e-mail that we have received your submissions. We will then notify as to acceptance ASAP, and the new issue should come out in time for the start of the Fall 2017 semester.

Please note: At this time, we are an online magazine. To read Issue 25, please visit our website.

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