“Getting Your Foot in the Door: Publishing in Literary Magazines” with Meg Eden Kuyatt
December 7, 2022 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM CST$59.00 – $119.00
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All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month.
Want to submit your work to journals and magazines but don’t know how?
In this class, we’ll talk about what literary magazines are, what editors are looking for in submissions, tips on how to get the most out of a literary journal, tips for crafting a great a cover letter and contributor bio, as well as how to navigate the whole process from submission to acceptance (and how to handle rejections). The skills you learn in this session can easily apply to other publication realms, including writing to agents and editors of small book presses. All participants will receive a complimentary magazine of their choice.
In additional to having several books (both prose and poetry) published, Meg Eden Kuyatt’s work is published or forthcoming in magazines including Writer’s Digest, Prairie Schooner, The Rumpus, Poetry Northwest, Crab Orchard Review, RHINO, and CV2. Join us on December 7 to hear how she approaches the submission process and what she’s learned along the way.
TAKE THIS CLASS IF
- You’re writing short stories, essays, or poems.
- You want to learn best practices for publishing in literary magazines.
- You need help honing your submission materials.
The deadline to register for this class is Wednesday, December 7 at 5:00 PM CDT.
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