Sketch Literary Journal accepting submissions until November 21

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Sketch is ISU’s student-run literary magazine, and one of the longest-running literary magazines in the country, enjoying 83 years of continuous publication. Notable alumni who have been published in Sketch include former U.S. Senator Tom Harkin and former U.S. Poet Laureate Tod Kooser.

The magazine is now accepting submissions for fiction, nonfiction, poetry and visual arts.

The deadline for submission is Thursday, November 21.

Email submissions to:

Please include the following in the submission email:


-Email address

-Year and major

-Submission title

-Submission genre

-Author bio

For literary genre submissions:

-Times New Roman; 12pt font

-Double spaced

-No more than 20 pages

-File type” .doc/docx or pdf


For visual submissions:

-File type: pdf