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Spectrum Literary Journal

Literary Magazine

Fiction

Nonfiction

Poetry

Hybrid

Art

Photography

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Spectrum Literary Journal is seeking poetry, prose, visual art, and hybrid literary forms!

Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
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  • Accepts simultaneous submissions

    What's that?

    When you can submit your work to multiple magazines at the same time

  • Accepts previously published

    What's that?

    When the magazine wants to publish your previously published work. Requirements vary

  • Nominates for prizes

  • Active on social media

  • Available in print

  • Provides contributor copies

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

    Expedited submission: When the magazine offers a faster response time for an extra fee

Fiction - 5000 words max

Max words: 1

Max words: 5000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Literary

Please try to stay below 15 pages.

Nonfiction - 5000 words max

Max words: 1

Max words: 5000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

Please try to stay below 15 pages.

Poetry

Max pieces: 5

all genres and forms

Hybrid

Max pieces: 3

Hybrid: Anything that blends literary or artistic genres or mediums. Up to three shorter pieces, or one long piece, not exceeding 5000 words or fifteen pages total.

Art

Max pieces: 5

Photography

Max pieces: 5

How to submit

  • Processs

    Google / other forms

  • Cover letter

    No cover letter advice

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    We don't have formatting requirements for this magazine

  • Author's rights

    We don't have rights information for this magazine

  • Additional info

    We are open to all genres and forms, including hybrid work. Spectrum has a legacy of publishing of inventive, high-quality, and provocative work, and we’re striving to uphold that legacy and expand on it.

Tracker statistics

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Total submissions tracked

105 days

Average response time

23.08%

Average acceptance rate

101 days

Fastest response time

107 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 77 days

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About

We are an annual journal of art and literature published by the University of California Santa Barbara's College of Creative Studies, founded in 1957 by Marvin Mudrick. Our mission is to publish a spectrum of voices, genres, and topics in each issue that encompass a wide range of human experiences. ...

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Founded

1957

Country

US

spectrum.ccs.ucsb.edu

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    Editor Lila Velasquez Singh avatar

    Lila Velasquez Singh

    Editor-in-Chief

    Editor Rebbecca Brown avatar

    Rebbecca Brown

    Faculty Advisor