Now Accepting Submissions!

June 17, 2013 at 6:49 pm | Posted in Morton Literary Journal, Poetry, Uncategorized | Leave a comment
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Now accepting admissions for the next edition of the Morton Literary Journal.

The deadline for submission is  August 1, 2013

Please email all submissions to reference@morton.edu.  Please write “Morton Literary Journal Submission” in the subject line of your email.  For futher rules and suggestions, see below:

Deadline for current issue is midnight on August 1, 2013.
The Journal will be published once a year, in fall, and will be available on campus and online free of cost.
Submissions are welcome from all current Morton Students. Work may be submitted by students who have attended Morton in the previous semester or who are registered for the upcoming semester. All instructors and staff are encouraged to submit work as well.
Submissions must be emailed to reference@morton.edu before the posted deadline for each issue. Written works may be emailed as an attachment or in the body of the email. If you want your work to be printed in a specific font or with stylized punctuation or styling, please submit your work as an attachment file. All photographs and images of artwork must be sent as a JPG or PDF. Works might be modified according space or size constraints. The Editors will not modify content.
Regarding photo and art submissions, please keep in mind that the journal will be printed in black and white on 8.5” by 5.5” pages. Please consider the size of the page when selecting the resolution and scale of your piece.
For print submissions, please do not exceed 1500 words.
All works submitted before the deadline will be considered by the Journal’s Editorial Board for inclusion in the magazine. The Library retains the right to publish all submitted work both in print and online.
All works must be original. We welcome all poems, essays, short stories, photographs, drawings, and comic strips.

If you have any questions, email the Reference Desk at reference@morton.edu.

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Seeking Submissions

June 27, 2012 at 5:07 pm | Posted in Morton Literary Journal, Poetry | Leave a comment
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The Morton Literary Journal is now seeking submissions for the Fall 2012 issue.

Send us your photgraphs, poems, short stories, artwork and essays.

Please email all submissions to reference@morton.edu.

For more info see: https://mortonlibrarynews.wordpress.com/2012/04/23/next-issue-of-the-literary-journal/

The deadline for the Fall issue is August 31, 2012.

Morton Literary Journal Online

May 1, 2012 at 1:30 pm | Posted in Morton Literary Journal, Poetry | Leave a comment
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If you didn’t get a copy, don’t worry, the Winter 2012 issue of the Morton Literary Journal is now available online.

http://mortonliteraryjournal.wordpress.com/january-2012/

The library is now accepting submissions for the next edition of the journal to be published in September 2012.

For full details see:https://mortonlibrarynews.wordpress.com/2012/04/23/next-issue-of-the-literary-journal/

Next Issue of the Literary Journal

April 23, 2012 at 7:40 pm | Posted in Morton Literary Journal, Poetry | Leave a comment
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The library is now accepting submissions for the next issue of the Morton Literary Journal.

The deadline for submission is  August 31, 2012.

Please email all submissions to reference@morton.edu.  Please write “Morton Literary Journal Submission” in the subject line of your email.  For futher rules and suggestions, see below:

Deadline for current issue is midnight on August 31, 2012.
The Journal will be published twice a year, once in fall and once in winter and will be available on campus and online free of cost.
Submissions are welcome from all current Morton Students. Work may be submitted by students who have attended Morton in the previous semester or who are registered for the upcoming semester. All instructors and staff are encouraged to submit work as well.
Submissions must be emailed to reference@morton.edu before the posted deadline for each issue. Written works may be emailed as an attachment or in the body of the email. If you want your work to be printed in a specific font or with stylized punctuation or styling, please submit your work as an attachment file. All photographs and images of artwork must be sent as a JPG or PDF. Works might be modified according space or size constraints. The Editors will not modify content.
Regarding photo and art submissions, please keep in mind that the journal will be printed in black and white on 8.5” by 5.5” pages. Please consider the size of the page when selecting the resolution and scale of your piece.
For print submissions, please do not exceed 1500 words.
All works submitted before the deadline will be considered by the Journal’s Editorial Board for inclusion in the magazine. The Library retains the right to publish all submitted work both in print and online.
All works must be original. We welcome all poems, essays, short stories, photographs, drawings, and comic strips.

If you have any questions, email the Reference Desk at reference@morton.edu.

Poetry Contest Begins Now!

February 29, 2012 at 7:55 pm | Posted in Poetry | Leave a comment
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To celebrate National Poetry Month in April the library is hosting  a poetry contest.  All current students are welcome to enter.  Finalists will have a chance to have their poems published and get to do a formal reading of their work in April.  The contest ends at midnight on Saturday, March 31.

To submit your work for consideration send an email to reference@morton.edu with your full name, email address and the last 4 digits of your Morton Student ID number.  Please include your poem in the body of the email and not as an attachment.  For all official rules please see below:

Morton Library Poetry Contest March 2012 Official Rules

  1. All entries must be original, unpublished work of students currently enrolled at Morton College.
  2. Morton College retains the right to publish in print and online all submitted works.
  3. All poems must be submitted via email to reference@morton.edu by midnight C.S.T on Saturday, March 31.
  4. All emailed entries must also include the student’s full name, email address and the last four digits of your Morton Student ID Number.
  5. Works are limited to 500 words.  Students are limited to 3 submissions.
  6. All poems will be judged anonymously.  Winners will be selected by a panel of judges.
  7. All winning poems will be published on the library website.  Finalists will be invited to share their work at a reading in the library in April.  The First Place Winner will receive a check for $100; the Second Place Winner will receive a check for $50 and the Third Place Winner will receive a check for $25.

If you have any further questions, email the library at reference@morton.edu or ask at the Reference Desk.

Morton Literary Journal

August 27, 2011 at 5:50 pm | Posted in Morton Literary Journal, Poetry | Leave a comment
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The first new edition of the Morton Literary Journal has gone to print, but we are now accepting submissions for the 2nd issue.  Please email all submissions to reference@morton.edu.  Further details available soon!

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