Seeking Socially Conscious Poetry and Prose
Call for submissions
Lehigh Valley Vanguard
Submissions in PROSE
Generally, we're looking for people who want to critically examine our society through their writing. This can be done in a variety of ways.
We accept op-eds, book reviews, film reviews, television reviews, memoir narratives, flash fiction, art reviews, and open letters.
Some current topics for consideration:
Working class rhetorics
The body as a site of radical change
Submissions can be 500-2,500 words. We welcome non-academic and even anti-academic writing.
Please submit in Microsoft Word, Open Office, or Google Docs. Generally, 12 pt. Times New Roman or similar, readable font should be used.
Submissions in POETRY
We accept poetry submissions which touch on the topics mentioned above, or otherwise demonstrate critical engagment with society and/or identity.
Poems of 15-100 lines are considered for publication, although there have been exceptions.
Poets have the unique opportunity to be placed in consideration for a residency with LVV after they have submitted a poem.
Submissions should be sent to email@example.com. Expect a response in 1-3 days.