The Diamond Line Undergraduate Literary Magazine Releases Fourth Issue, Seeks Submissions for Issue 5

Cover of the latest issue of The Diamond Line.

Cover of the latest issue of The Diamond Line.

The Diamond Line is a literary magazine produced by students in ENGL 3903. Issue 4, created during the fall semester of 2021, is now available online at!

The website was created by members of the editorial staff and includes all works found in the print magazine. It also features information on the current staff, the course, and how and when to submit your work for publication.

There are limited copies of Issues 1-4 available upon request. If you would like a print copy, email with your name and shipping address.

The Diamond Line is seeking new submissions of original fiction, poetry, and visual arts for Issue 5, upcoming in spring of 2022. Other artistic mediums are encouraged as well as the publication expands its creative reach. The new submission period opens on Jan. 1.

The literary magazine showcases the finest creative work of University of Arkansas undergraduates. Students may email their submissions to to be reviewed by the staff and can expect a decision sometime mid-spring semester.

Multiple submissions are allowed and encouraged. If your work is accepted elsewhere, notify the editorial team. More information about the process and requirements, and examples of previous magazine issues, can be found at

Submission Guidelines:

  • Include your last name and the genre of your work in the email subject line (ex: student lastname_poetry submission).
  • Poetry packets can include up to 3 poems but cannot exceed 12 pages.
  • Fiction is limited to 5,000 words.
  • Visual art should be formatted as a scanned copy or a high-resolution image.
  • Students must attach their name, ID number, and a cover letter with their submission(s).

Isabella Wisinger and Kate Frutiger, Promotion, The Diamond Line Magazine
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