Submissions for Ink Lit Mag issue no. 13 will be open from August 1st 2017 to 11:59 pm on September 30th 2017. Ink is open to submissions by all first-year University of Iowa students (regardless of major/area of study) as well as alumni of the IWLLC.

Writers are allowed to submit as many as 3 pieces for consideration, with a max of 2 submissions in any one genre. Ink considers three poems to equal one submission; however, each poem must be submitted as its own separate file.

We look forward to reading your work! 

Best,
The Ink Team

1 piece per submission, 15 pages maximum for each entry.

Short stories, slightly-longer-short stories, flash fiction, experimental works, etc.

*Please remove author names including headers, use Times New Roman font, double spaced.

1 piece per submission, 15 pages maximum for each entry.

Memoir, personal narrative, lyric essay, essay, nonfictional flash etc.

*Please remove author names including headers, use Times New Roman font, double spaced.

3 poems or maximum 10 pages equal one poetry submission to Ink. Writers are allowed a max of two submissions in any one genre, which means no more than 6 individual poems can be submitted by a single author. 

Each poem must be submitted as a separate file; multiple poems in one document will not be considered.

Free-verse, blank-verse, formal experiments, erasure projects, etc.

*Please remove author names including headers, use Times New Roman font, double spaced.

Ends in 5 days, 21 hours
1 piece per submission, 15 pages maximum for each entry.

10 minute plays, short one acts, screenplays, monologues, etc.

* Please remove author names including headers.


Ink Lit Mag is now accepting art in addition to literature submissions. We will accept all forms of digital and analog photography and scans or photos of paintings, drawings, sculptures, installments etc. Please ensure that your documents do not include your name or any other identifying characteristic. Remember, you must be a first-year student on campus to submit.

A packet of two (2) artistic pieces is considered a single Art & Photography submission. The maximum Art & Photography submissions for a single contributor is four (4) total pieces (max two per file). Please do not forget to include the dimensions and the mediums used. (i.e. Silver, copper, brass, earthenware, porcelain, plaster, etc.)in the box below. Your submission will not be considered if you fail to follow these instructions. 

Images:

(Photographs, Illustrations, Prints, Graphics, etc.) 

Please submit a clean original or digital file in PDF, PNG, JPEG, or TIFF form. Images need to be cropped to fit and dimensions should be included along with the medium and materials used to creating your piece. (i.e. Film or digital, painting in oil or acrylic, lithography/release/indigo, 3D render or graphic, etc.) 

 

Sculptural pieces/ 3D pieces:

A photo of your sculpture or 3D piece should be lit with soft lighting, preferably shot with a white background, and cropped tightly. Please submit your photo in PDF, PNG, JPEG, or TIFF form. You must also submit dimensions and the mediums used. (i.e. Silver, copper, brass, earthenware, porcelain, plaster, etc.)

Ends in 5 days, 21 hours

1 piece per submission, 15 pages maximum for each entry.

Found text, comics, song lyrics, hybrid works, 100 word stories etc.

*Please remove author names including headers.

Ends in 5 days, 21 hours

1 piece per submission, 15 pages maximum for each entry.

Short stories, slightly-longer-short stories, flash fiction, experimental works, etc.

*Please remove author names including headers, use Times New Roman font, double spaced.

Ends in 5 days, 21 hours

1 piece per submission, 15 pages maximum for each entry.

Memoir, personal narrative, lyric essay, nonfictional flash etc.

*Please remove author names including headers, use Times New Roman font, double spaced.

Ends in 5 days, 21 hours

3 poems or maximum 10 pages equal one poetry submission to Ink. Writers are allowed a max of two submissions in any one genre, which means no more than 6 individual poems can be submitted by a single author. 

Each poem must be submitted as a separate file; multiple poems in one document will not be considered.

Free-verse, blank-verse, formal experiments, erasure projects, etc.

*Please remove author names including headers, use Times New Roman font, double spaced.

Ends in 5 days, 21 hours
1 piece per submission, 15 pages maximum for each entry.

10 minute plays, short one acts, screenplays, monologues, etc.

* Please remove author names including headers.

Ends in 5 days, 21 hours

Ink Lit Mag is now accepting art in addition to literature submissions. We will accept all forms of digital and analog photography and scans or photos of paintings, drawings, sculptures, installments etc. Please ensure that your documents do not include your name or any other identifying characteristic. Remember, you must be an IWLLC alumni to submit.

A packet of two (2) artistic pieces is considered a single Art & Photography submission. The maximum Art & Photography submissions for a single contributor is four (4) total pieces (max two per file). Please do not forget to include the dimensions and the mediums used. (i.e. Silver, copper, brass, earthenware, porcelain, plaster, etc.)in the box below. Your submission will not be considered if you fail to follow these instructions. 

Images:

(Photographs, Illustrations, Prints, Graphics, etc.) 

Please submit a clean original or digital file in PDF, PNG, JPEG, or TIFF form. Images need to be cropped to fit and dimensions should be included along with the medium and materials used to creating your piece. (i.e. Film or digital, painting in oil or acrylic, lithography/release/indigo, 3D render or graphic, etc.) 

 

Sculptural pieces/ 3D pieces:

A photo of your sculpture or 3D piece should be lit with soft lighting, preferably shot with a white background, and cropped tightly. Please submit your photo in PDF, PNG, JPEG, or TIFF form. You must also submit dimensions and the mediums used. (i.e. Silver, copper, brass, earthenware, porcelain, plaster, etc.)

Ends in 5 days, 21 hours

1 piece per submission, 15 pages maximum for each entry.

Found text, comics, song lyrics, hybrid works, 100 word stories etc.

*Please remove author names including headers.