Caribbean Vistas Journal, a bi-annual literary publication, invites unpublished contributions on artistic, cultural, and literary topics as well as essays on interdisciplinary studies from the Anglophone, Francophone, and Hispanophone cultural traditions. . (See prior post from 2012.)
Submissions will be reviewed by an Editorial Board, including Dr. Allen-Williams, Founding Editor and Dr. Kwame Dawes, Poetry Editor.
Deadline: June 30th 2013 Volume 1 Issue 2 seeks the following:
Critical Essays: One (1) essay per issue, not to exceed 3,500 – 6,500 words
Poems: Four (4) poems for publication consideration in the same issue
Literary Non-Fiction: One (1) essay per issue, not to exceed 4,000 – 5,000 words
Book Reviews: One (1) review per issue, not to exceed 2,000 – 2,500 words. Review the format of book titles/author names in the current issue of Caribbean Vistas in the submission of your review.
Visual/Performance Art Images: No more than 10 visual images (visual artists) and one performance video link (performance artists), which must be accompanied by an artist statement and photographs (two poses) of the artist.
- Format: Electronic mail submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org are accepted in Microsoft Word format only.All submissions must follow the current Modern Language Association (MLA) Documentation Style.
- All documents will be edited for length, grammar, spelling, punctuation, and clarity of expression. Authors of critical essays, literary nonfiction, and reviews will be contacted electronically with regard to editing issues; they will not be consulted regarding copy editing.
- Authors are required to provide Caribbean Vistas with any changes of address so that they may be contacted should reprint requests be made. Any reprint must be accompanied by a credit line that takes the following form:
Reprinted from Caribbean Vistas: Critiques of Caribbean Arts and Cultures Volume #, Issue # (Season: Year). Please read ALL submission guidelines IN FULL: HERE
Rights: First publication rights to any submission accepted for publication. In addition, a permanent, worldwide, irrevocable, royalty-free license to copy, publish, or distribute the Work electronically in Caribbean Vistas, and to archive the Work. The Author also grants to Caribbean Vistas the non-exclusive right to republish that work in translation, digest, or abridged form or other derivative form in electronic or print publications.
SUBSCRIPTION Information: HERE
Contact:Dr. Emily Allen-Williams Founding Editor Caribbean Vistas 2803 Wrightsboro Road Suite 15-332 Augusta, GA USA 30909