The Literary Panther Journal Submission Guidelines

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The Literary Panther Journal
Submission Guidelines


 
The Literary Panther Journal is an undergraduate journal that accepts submissions only from PCCC students and alumni.


 
Submission Dates: Between September 1 and March 15
Submit to:  literarypanther@pccc.edu
Include in the subject line: “Literary Panther.” 
Please include: your current status at the college or the year you graduated.


 
Fiction:

  • Send as one attachment: (1-2) prose pieces from 100 to 3000 words
  • Acceptable Categories: short story, flash fiction
  • Doc or docx - file name LastNameProseTitle

 
Non-Fiction:

  • Send as one attachment:  (1-2) prose pieces from 100 to 3000 words
  • ONLY Creative non-fiction/Memoir
  • Doc or docx file with the file name: LastNameProseTitle

  
Poetry:

  • Send as one attachment including up to 6 poems (50-line maximum), single space
  • Acceptable Categories: form, prose poems, free verse
  • Doc or docx-LastName [number of] POEMS. Include all your poems in ONE file with page breaks between each.

 
Artwork:

  • Send up to 6 pieces
  • Acceptable Categories: drawings, paintings, photographs
  • Work will be considered for front /back cover design and for the manuscript itself
  • jpeg - LastNameTitle

 
We do not consider:

  • Children’s literature
  • Clearly and explicitly prejudiced, violent, or discriminatory material that has the sole purpose of being prejudiced, violent, and discriminatory
  • Obscene work that has the sole purpose of being obscene
  • Cliché, unoriginal work
  • Fan fiction
  • Business, scientific, or other non-literary papers

 
Questions?

 
Faculty Advisors

 
Professor Geoffrey Kenmuir,
Instructor of English
gkenmuir@pccc.edu

Dr. Christine Redman-Waldeyer,
Assistant Professor of English
credman-waldeyer@pccc.edu