Submissions

Submission Guidelines

We are accepting submissions on a rolling basis throughout the Fall ’16 and Spring ’17 semesters.

Utopia Parkway accepts original, unpublished short fiction, poetry, non-fiction, drama, and art from undergraduates currently enrolled at Queens College. Genre fiction, prose poetry and academic writing are welcome. All submissions must be e-mailed to utopiaparkwayjournal@gmail.com as a .doc or .docx Word attachment with the genre listed in the subject box. Multiple submissions are welcome. All submissions must be formatted MLA style with 12-point Times New Roman font and 1-inch margins. Genre specific guidelines are listed below:

Fiction

We are interested in short literary and genre fiction between 300 and 5,000 words. All fiction submissions must be double-spaced.

Poetry

We are interested in all poetry. Poetry may be single-spaced.

Drama

We are interested in monologues, one acts and shorts between 300 and 5,000 words. All drama submissions must be double-spaced.

Non-Fiction

We are interested in all creative non-fiction, memoirs and academic essays between 300 and 5,000 words. All non-fiction submissions must be double-spaced.

Art

We are interested in all kinds of artwork. Please e-mail PDF files to utopiaparkwayjournal@gmail.com with the subject heading “art”. Queries welcome.

Published authors will be compensated with a copy of the journal. Good luck!