Statement Magazine

Submissions are now being accepted for the 2018 issue!

SUBMISSIONS DEADLINE FOR 2018 ISSUE: December 15, 2017 at 11:59pm

 

What to Submit:

·   All literary submissions are invited, including, but not limited to: poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, scripts, graphic novels, works in translation, and hybrid forms.

·   Art submissions are invited in painting, drawing, photography and sculpture.

·   No simultaneous submissions.

·   We will only consider writing of a literary and professional quality; revised, and polished.

·   We will only consider art of a professional quality.

·   Written submissions should be a maximum of 2000 words and may be full pieces or excerpts of longer works that can stand alone.

·   Scripts are limited to 10-minute performances.

·   Limit of four (4) total submissions per individual. The four submissions per individual may be in one or more genre or medium.

 

What to Include:

 

Writing:

·  Cover Sheet:  A single .doc or .docx file with your name, CIN number (if you are a current Cal State LA student) email address, titles of all submissions and short biography (maximum of 75 words; longer biographical notes will be edited). This is the only place, other than the file name, where your name should appear.

 

Writing Submission:

·   File name must be formatted as LastnameFirstnameTitleofwork. Example: SmithJohnTheLoveStory.doc  

·   Text attachments must be in .doc or .docx format.

·   The title of each submitted piece of written work should appear at the top of the first page only.

·   Each writing submission must be submitted in a separate file. Do not start a new piece on the same page where another ends.

·   Include no headers or footers on any submitted art or writing identifying you, such as your name, CIN or email address.

 

Art:

·   Cover Sheet: A single .doc or .docx file with your name, CIN number (if you are a current Cal State LA student) email address, titles of all submissions and short biography (maximum of 75 words; longer biographical notes will be edited). This is the only place, other than the file name, where your name should appear.

·   Include the medium used to create the artwork and the year the artwork was created with the title on the cover sheet.

Art Submission:

·   Each creative piece must be submitted in a separate file.

·   Images must be in .jpg format.

·   File name must be formatted as LastnameFirstnameTitleofwork. Example: DoeJaneTheColorsoftheWind.jpg

·   Digital files for art submissions must be print quality, at least 300 dpi.

·   Images of photographed artwork must be free of distracting backgrounds and stray objects.

How to Submit:

Please submit your work electronically:

·       Email to statementcalstatela@gmail.com

·       Text attachments must be in .doc or .docx format.

·       Images must be in .jpg format.

 

Final Notes:

Submissions that do not follow guidelines will not be considered.

Accepted material only will be acknowledged by email notification.