Submissions are now open for Â PANK’s October Â special online issue featuring Queer prose, poetry & art, guest edited by Tim Jones-Yelvington. Submit fiction, poetry, art and unidentified or hybrid literary text objects Â by September 1, 2010 through the special issue submission manager: Â http://pankmagazine.submishmash.com/Submit.
We are open to any of the following and especially those things we haven’t thought of. But these are not guidelines. There are no guidelines. This shit is Queer.
~Work by, about or representing Queer people of color, women, trans folk, poor Queers, Queers with disabilities, homeless Queers, immigrant Queers, incarcerated Queers, Queers involved in sex work and other street economies, and others who bring the Queer.
~Work that explores the relationship between formal/aesthetic innovation and Queer identities and experiences.
~”ÂRealist,”Â “experimental,”Â “magical realist/irrealist/fabulist, etc.”Â writing conscious of language and form.
~Graphic sex and violence, and/or the grotesque.
~Appropriations, transformations or recontextualizations of existing writers or texts.
~What Â PANK would publish anyway because that’s what Â PANK does.
~Deadline, September 1st, 2010.