Submissions and Correspondence



Submission Guidelines:

Queen's Quarterly is a multidisciplinary journal aimed at the general educated reader. We print unpublished articles, essays, reviews, short stories and poetry. For poetry and fiction, we will consider up to six poems or two stories.

Submissions may be simultaneous but not published elsewhere.

Please note: short stories over 3000 words will not be considered or accepted.

Articles, essays, and reviews should be sent to the editor and should not exceed 3000 words in length. Accepted articles will follow our house style with regard to general formatting, notes and works cited. We use the Oxford English Dictionary for spelling. Articles are reviewed externally on an anonymous basis.

Payment to new writers will be determined at time of acceptance and paid upon publication.

We encourage submissions to be sent by e-mail attachment (no S.A.S.E. required) and will be responded to by same. Please send your submissions virus free!

Please allow 4 - 8 weeks for submission review.

Submissions can also be sent by hard copy with a Self Addressed Stamped Envelope (if submitting from the US or elsewhere, the S.A.S.E. must have Canadian postage or be accompanied by an International Reply Coupon in order to receive a reply -US or other postage is not valid when mailing from Canada). If accepted, we will require a copy of the accepted submission on disk or by e-mail attachment.

Address your submissions to:

Boris Castel, Editor (articles, essays and reviews)
Queen's Quarterly
144 Barrie St.,
Queen's University
Kingston, Ontario Canada K7L 3N6
Joan Harcourt, Literary Editor (fiction and poetry)
Queen's Quarterly
144 Barrie St.,
Queen's University
Kingston, Ontario Canada K7L 3N6
Telephone 613 533-2667
E-mail queens.quarterly@queensu.ca
Website www.queensu.ca/quarterly

Please contact us if you have any questions regarding submitting articles, past articles or about the contributing authors.