JCC Accepting Original Works for Black River Review

Jefferson Community College (JCC) is accepting submissions from alumni, students, faculty, and staff for the 2011 edition of theBlack River Review, a journal of poetry, prose, and fine arts.The deadline for volume XXI is February 18, 2011.

Submissions should be original work and categorized as one of the following:

  • Poetry: 5–7 poems, not to exceed 50 lines each
  • Fiction: 2 short stories, not to exceed 1500 words each
  • Non-fiction: 2 essays, not to exceed 1500 words each
  • Art work: in the original medium (e.g. black ink or pencil drawing, laser printed computer graphics, and black and white photographs, even if printed from color film)
  • Music: melody 16 measures or more in length, laser printed computer notation

Upon publication, complimentary copies of the journal will be available for the public at the Campus Bookstore and the Melvil Dewey Library on campus.

Original work may be submitted in the Melvil Dewey Library, Room 5-204E, or by mail to: Jefferson Community College, Attn: Josh Dickinson, 1220 Coffeen Street, Watertown, NY 13601.

For more information, call Josh Dickinson, assistant English professor at JCC, at 315-786-2221.