Ninth Letter will be accepting submissions of fiction and poetry from students currently enrolled in a creative writing program for a special online edition to be published at ninthletter.com in Winter 2012-13. Graduate and undergraduate students are invited to send work. Submissions will be open from September 1 to November 1.
Authors whose work is selected for this special feature will receive a complimentary 2-year subscription to Ninth Letter and will be able to submit to our upcoming 2013 writing contest for free! (The entry fee of $17 will be waived.)
Submit your poetry and short stories for this special feature here.
Submissions sent via snail mail or submitted through our general submissions at ninthletter.com will not be considered for the feature.
You may submit up to three poems, or short fiction of up to 2000 words; please also include a cover letter telling us which writing program you are attending. Acceptable file formats are .doc, .docx, .rtf, and .pdf. Please do not send multiple submissions or previously published work.
Current University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign undergraduate or graduate students in any English Department program are ineligible to submit to Ninth Letter.