Let’s have a chat about submitting work to literary magazines. The submission process doesn’t need to be stressful or mysterious. This happy-hour event will mix casual drinks and camaraderie with advice about cover letters, choosing magazines, and how to navigate the submission platform Submittable. We’ll also peek behind the curtain to see the perspective of editors and discuss strategies to make the submission process a fun, enriching part of your writing practice.
J. Joseph Kane is the Director of Youth Programs for The Porch. Before moving to Nashville, Joe taught creative writing in Detroit Public Schools as a writer-in-residence of the Inside Out Literary Arts Project. His poems and stories have found many homes, including RHINO, Elimae, Waxing & Waning, theEEEL, Clapboard House, The Splinter Generation, Cricket Online Review, Psychic Meatloaf, Right Hand Pointing, and the NPR podcast Versify. Find him at jjosephkane.com.