CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: The Mirror Maze

deadline for submissions: 
December 13, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
pacificREVIEW: West Coast Arts Review Annual
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pacificREVIEW is now open to submissions!! This year's theme: The Mirror Maze! Please review the info below & visit pacrev.submittable.com/submit for complete submission guidelines and to submit. Any questions can be directed at info.pacrev@gmail.com. **The Mirror Maze 

In a mirror maze, where everything is reflected repeatedly, the subject must confront their own image. With every turn, a new angle results in a different perspective, exposing the subject to multiple facets of themselves. When we apply this to the ways in which humans view their identity, we can also say that their self-perception is dependent on the context that surrounds them.

Through this edition of pacificREVIEW, we attempt to explore the complexities and the fluidity of identity.

How does our progressive learning of the communities around us shape or alter the reflection we see in the mirror? What aspects of our being contribute to our understanding of our identity? When we are forced to confront our own image, what is it that we see?

SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL DECEMBER 13, 2020

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pacificREVIEW considers only previously unpublished work. You may submit up to a total of three pieces of work from any genre for consideration in this edition. When submitting content, we highly recommend that you include a statement regarding how your work responds to the edition theme.

Simultaneous submissions: We ask that if any of your pieces are simultaneously submitted, this information be included in your cover letter. If the piece is accepted elsewhere, please notify us immediately.

 

We look forward to reviewing your work!

 

Best,

Nayeli Castañeda-Lechuga Editor-in-Chief | pacificREVIEW 2021Website: pacificreview.sdsu.eduInstagram: @pacificreviewFacebook: @pacREV