The Lincoln Review is edited exclusively by Creative Writing undergraduate and postgraduate students at the University of Lincoln.

The Lincoln Review is published annually. 

We seek innovative work from both established authors as well as emerging and underrepresented voices. Send only one submission at a time per genre. No previously published work. Simultaneous submissions are accepted as long as we are notified of acceptance elsewhere. If you have a pending submission, please wait for a response before submitting again. Our average response time is 3–5 months. Please do not query until 5 months have passed. 

Please note that current students and staff at the University of Lincoln may not submit work. Undergraduate and postgraduate alumni, as well as past employees of the University of Lincoln, are asked to wait three years before submitting work to the journal. 


We consider:

––flash fiction and essays (up to 2000 words)

––creative nonfiction (up to 2000 words)

––poetry (up to 4 poems)

––black & white art and photography (portfolio of up to 6 pieces)

––comics (up to 7 pages)

––book reviews (please query us first)

––interviews (please query us first) 


For any questions or queries, please write to us: lincolnrevieweditors@gmail.com

Note: please read Submission Guidelines carefully. 


•We do not accept previously published work. This includes material that has appeared online in any form or format, including personal blogs.

•We accept simultaneous submissions provided you promptly withdraw your work if it is accepted elsewhere.

•All work should be double-spaced, 12 point,Times New Roman. 

•Please include a cover page with title, author, contact information (including an email address).


SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Limit length to 2000 words or less. Flash fiction and short-shorts are welcome. 

If you are submitting flash fiction, we will only read ONE SUBMISSION at a time. Any single submission containing more than one flash fiction story will automatically be declined. 

Please include an author's BIO in 3rd person. 

If we decline a submission, we ask that you wait 5 months from the date you receive notice before submitting again.

Students, staff, and alumni of the University of Lincoln are not eligible to submit.

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Note: please read Submission Guidelines carefully. 


•We do not accept previously published work. This includes material that has appeared online in any form or format, including personal blogs.

•We accept simultaneous submissions provided you promptly withdraw your work if it is accepted elsewhere.

•Please include a cover page with title, author, contact information (including an email address).


SUBMISSION GUIDELINES


We will consider no more than 4 poems at a time. Please include all 4 poems in one document. Only withdraw your poetry submission if you would like to withdraw all poems from consideration. To withdraw specific poems from your submission, add a note through Submittable to your submission listing which poems you'd like to remove from consideration.


Please include an author's bio in 3rd person. 

If we decline a submission, we ask that you wait 5 months from the date you receive notice before submitting again. 

  

Students, staff, and alumni of the University of Lincoln are not eligible to submit.

Note: please read Submission Guidelines carefully. 


•We accept simultaneous submissions provided you promptly withdraw your work if it is accepted elsewhere.

•Please include a cover page with title, artist, contact information (including an email address).


SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

We will consider a portfolio of up to 6 pieces at a time. Please include all 6 pieces in one document. 

Please include an artist's bio in 3rd person. 

If we decline a submission, we ask that you wait 5 months from the date you receive notice before submitting again. 

Students, staff, and alumni of the University of Lincoln are not eligible to submit.

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Note: please read Submission Guidelines carefully. 

•We accept simultaneous submissions provided you promptly withdraw your work if it is accepted elsewhere.

•Please include a cover page with title, artist, contact information (including an email address).


SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

We will consider comics submissions of up to 7 pages (black & white or greyscale). Submit in .jpeg / .jpg format only. 

Please include an author's/artist's bio in 3rd person. 

If we decline a submission, we ask that you wait 5 months from the date you receive notice before submitting again. 

Students, staff, and alumni of the University of Lincoln are not eligible to submit.

The Lincoln Review