The Diamond Line Literary Magazine Open for Submissions

The Diamond Line Literary Magazine is seeking submissions of original fiction, poetry and visual art. 

The magazine intends to showcase the original creative work of University of Arkansas undergraduate students. Students may email submissions to litmag@uark.edu until Oct. 1.

Submission guidelines: 

  • Submitters should include their last name and the genre of their work in the email subject line. Ex.: student last name_poetry submission.
  • Poetry packets may include up to three poems.
  • Fiction is limited to 5,000 words.
  • Visual art should be submitted in the form of a scanned copy or a high resolution photograph.
  • Students should attach their name, student ID number, and a brief biographical statement to their submissions.

Submissions will be reviewed by the editorial staff, and submitters can expect a decision by late October.

Simultaneous submissions are permitted; however, it is imperative to notify the editorial staff if your piece is accepted elsewhere.

A student-run publication, The Diamond Line is the product of the course English 3903, Literary Magazine Publication. 

The magazine's inaugural issue was released in late spring 2020. Go to The Diamond Line's website for more information.

Contacts

Jane Blunschi, assistant director, Program in Creative Writing and Translation
Department of English
479-575-4301, mfa@uark.edu

Headlines

Pryor Center Presents Lisa M. Corrigan: 'Feeling Riots: The Emotional Language of Urban Rebellion'

Lisa M. Corrigan, professor of communication, will give the first of four lectures focusing on racism, social justice, and policing hosted by the Pryor Center. It will be at 6 p.m. Thursday.

UA Rome Center to Provide Student Access to NASA Leader's Event

Douglas Terrier, chief technologist for NASA, will discuss space technologies at 11:30 a.m. CDT Sept. 23. U of A students will have access to hear the discussion through the university's Rome Center.

Register Now for Mary Gentile's Talk, Part of 'Let's Talk About Integrity and Race'

Mary Gentile, author of Giving Voice to Values, will speak via Zoom at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29, as part of the Let's Talk About Integrity and Race program.

Landscape Architecture Professor Appointed Visiting Professor, Wins Sustainability Award

Carl Smith will be a visiting professor at the University of Sheffield School of Architecture. He was also awarded the 2020 Green Medal Sustainability Award by Garden Communicators International.

U of A Greek Life Participates in National Hazing Prevention Week "Reshaping the Process"

University of Arkansas Greek Life will offer a variety of programs and activities to inform the Greek community on the dangers of hazing.

News Daily