Newtown Literary Journal is accepting submissions for issue #2


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Newtown Literary – Queens’ first literary journal – made a big splash on the scene with their first issue, and now they are moving on to the next issue. They’ve issued a call for submissions, which ends February 28, 2013. Issue #2 will be out in March 2013.

What they will accept:

  • Fiction
  • Creative non-fiction
  • Poetry (of any length – 5 poems max can be submitted)
  • Novel excerpts (those that can stand alone)
  • Essays about or related to Queens
  • Essays related to the journal’s mission (celebrating a diversity of voices and experiences, especially those often not given space)
  • Reviews of books written by Queens writers or have a Queens, NY focus

NB: genre fiction will not be accepted.

For more information and for guidelines for all submissions, head to Newtown Literary’s submission guidelines page.

Newtown Literary submission guide [Newtown Literary]
Welcome, Newtown Literary journal! [QNYC]