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The Saltbush Review: Call for Submissions

Date: Mon January 31 2022 12:00 am to Mon January 31 2022 11:59 pm

Submissions for Issue 2 are Open!

The Saltbush Review is a digital literary journal founded in 2021 and based on Kaurna land. The journal is edited by doctoral candidates and graduates from the University of Adelaide.

The Saltbush Review publishes literary fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction. For our second issue we are seeking submissions of short fiction, poetry, creative non-fiction (including essays and life writing) of up to 3,000 words on the theme of ‘Land.’ Shorter works such as flash fiction are also welcome, as are works that challenge genre boundaries.

Land. Earth. Country. Eco-Writing. Nation. Borders. Dispossession. Diaspora. Creative interpretations of the theme are welcome. For a sense of what we publish, have a look at Issue 1 here: https://saltbushreview.com/issue-1/

Submissions are open to all, but we particularly welcome work from South Australian and regional writers, emerging writers, First Nations and POC writers, the LGBTQI+ community, and writers with a disability.

Please send submissions in a Word document using Times New Roman size 12 font and 1.5 line spacing to saltbushreview@gmail.com by the 31st of January 2022. Please also include a 50 word biographical statement. Simultaneous submissions are allowed, but please notify us immediately if your work is accepted elsewhere.

We look forward to reading your writing!

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