Open Call for Submissions: The Metropolitan Review 2017 Issue

By Suzanne Lazar ’16, graduate student, SUNY Empire State College; editor, The Student Connection

January 27, 2017

The Metropolitan Review is a collegewide journal for student writing and artwork that is published each fall. All SUNY Empire State College students and alumni are welcome and encouraged to submit work for publication through Feb. 15. 

Submissions Policy

We seek the best of SUNY Empire State College undergraduate and alumni work in the arts and Writing - art that captivates and draws us in, that astonishes or astounds, that compels us to look anew, that exposes, unveils, lulls or shocks; essays that probe, analyze, critique and persuade by their carefully constructed arguments and meticulously supported documentation (APA, MLA, Chicago Manual of style all acceptable); polished and original prose including fiction with fresh characters and tight plots, flash fiction that sparks, prose poems that meander and flow, creative nonfiction that merges the personal and universal, journalism that interrogates timely issues on a local or global scale; short dramatic writing with great dialogue and plots; poetry that transforms the ordinary to extraordinary; and new forms of writing and artwork that push the boundaries of form.

Format for Written Submissions

Maximum length: 4,000 words

MS Word files only (no zip files, no email texts), single spaced with no header or footer, just your name and email at the top of the first page, and page numbers at the bottom of each page.

All outside sources must be cited properly in APA, MLA or Chicago Manual of Style.

Please include a short personal bio (50 - 100 words).

For Artwork

Jpg or rtf files only, high resolution images (300 dpi); include a short personal bio (50 - 100 words). Please don’t send links to personal websites, but make sure the document can be opened and saved on any computer.

Submit your work to:

Karyn.Pilgrim@esc.edu

Subject line MR 2017 Submission from (Your Name)

For more information about the Metropolitan Review go to https://www.esc.edu/news/magazines-journal/metropolitan-review/

Other News

Letter From the Editor: Welcome to the 2017 Spring Term, By Suzanne Lazar ’16, graduate student, SUNY Empire State College

Open Call for Submissions: The Metropolitan Review 2017 Issue, By Suzanne Lazar ’16, graduate student, SUNY Empire State College; editor, The Student Connection

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