Unconventional, self-reflexive prose wanted

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Jan 122015

Breach, an upcoming publication of arts writing based out of Vancouver, Canada, is currently accepting submissions for its launch. An online platform for the examination of contemporary art practice as it pertains to wider social issues, Breach seeks to interrogate the intersections between the political and the cultural in a critical and self-reflexive manner. Welcomes essays, reviews, interviews, and other forms that do not easily fit into conventional genres. Deadline: March 30, 2015.

Biannual online journal seeks submissions

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Jan 122015

Compose: A Journal of Simply Good Writing is reading for their Spring 2015 issue. Welcomes poetry, short fiction, nonfiction and artwork, excerpts from traditionally published collections, and proposals for feature-length interviews and articles on the craft of writing. Deadline: February 15, 2015. Guidelines.

Aug 102013

Descant: Berlin callDescant is seeking submissions for 2014 issue on Berlin, to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the wall and reunification of the city. Welcomes poetry (about six poems), short stories, novel excerpts, plays, essays, interviews, musical scores, and visual presentations “that speak to the mythology, memory and identity of Berlin — in all its various incarnations.” Deadline: August 16, 2013. Pays a $100 honourarium upon publication.

Aug 092013

Toad Suck ReviewAvant-garde literary magazine Toad Suck Review (University of Central Arkansas, US) welcomes submissions of fiction, poetry, plays, reviews, interviews, social commentary, memoir, political rants, ecologically conscientious reflections, talk about literature, talk about culture, and talk about teaching. Prefers the inventive and daring. “Especially interested in genre writing that expands or challenges or reinvents the forms and conventions of the genre.” Payment: contributor copies. Deadline: September 23, 2013.

Jul 152013

The PuritanOnline quarterly The Puritan | Frontiers of New English (Toronto) seeks fiction, poetry, essays, reviews, and interviews for Issue XXIII: Fall 2013. “Submissions may push toward the symbolic frontier, challenging limitations and forging into previously unexplored aesthetic territory.” Deadline: September 15, 2013. Payment: $50 (prose) and $20 poetry.

May 182013

ottawaartsreviewOttawa Arts Review (Literary and Visual Arts Journal of the University of Ottawa) seeks submissions of short fiction, poetry, drama, and visual art; also personal essays, reviews, and interviews that relate to literary and visual art. OAR “gives an equal voice to local, Canadian, and international artists, whether emerging or established.”

Apr 222013

The PuritanOnline quarterly The Puritan (Toronto) seeks fiction, poetry, reviews, literary essays, and interviews for Issue XXII: Summer 2013. “Submissions may push toward the symbolic frontier, challenging limitations and forging into previously unexplored aesthetic territory.” Deadline: June 21, 2013. Payment: $40-50 for prose and $15 for poetry.

Dec 112012

Interdisciplinary peer reviewed publication InTensions: E-Journal (York University, Toronto) seeks scholarly/artistic contributions for Issue 7. Theme: Fun and Games – Playing to the Limit. Invites papers (4000-6000 words), artist works, reviews, and interviews. Welcomes theoretical explorations, as well as reflections, experiments, reports, or ethnographies on play and playfulness in its lived, historical, and cultural contexts. Deadline: April 15, 2013.

  • Submission guidelines: http://www.yorku.ca/intent/submissions.html