Published November 7, 2019
CLOQUET, Minn. — The Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College English Department is calling for submissions to enter in the eighth edition of The Thunderbird Review, the college’s annual anthology of creative writing and art. The deadline for submissions is December 10, 2019.
Submission eligibility includes current students who are enrolled at Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College, University of Wisconsin-Superior, University of Minnesota-Duluth, College of St. Scholastica, or Lake Superior College, along with residents of Carlton, St. Louis, Lake, Aitkin, and Pine counties in Minnesota, and Ashland, Douglas, Bayfield, Burnett, Sawyer, and Washburn counties in Wisconsin.
Submissions must fall into one of five different categories: short fiction (3000 words maximum), creative non-fiction (3000 words maximum), poetry (three poems maximum), artwork (three works maximum; any media, but art must be submitted as a jpeg file via email), and music (three songs maximum, submit as a link to a website like YouTube, SoundCloud, or BandCamp).
Authors and artists may submit one entry per category except as noted above. The Thunderbird Review selection committee will not accept work that has previously been published, is under consideration elsewhere, or has received an award.
Submitted works must be sent via email, and only email submissions will be accepted. Provide contact information including the submitter’s name, address, telephone number, email address, the title(s) of works being submitted, and a 50-word bio written in third person. The author’s name should not be on submitted manuscripts, although artwork may be signed. Writing entries should use Times New Roman size 12 font and be sent as an attachment in .doc or .docx format. Send submissions via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All contributors selected for the final publication will receive one complimentary copy. Questions may be directed to Darci Schummer at email@example.com.