call for submissions: museum of americana
- Between December 1st and December 31st, the museum of americana will accept
submissions of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, photography, art, reviews, and
interviews for Issue Two, set go live in mid January.
We seek work that showcases and/or repurposes historical American culture. This
is, of course, an enormous and diverse tub of spare parts, and we want to see if
you can turn them into a hot rod. Give us fiction that dramatizes weird old folk
songs or steals their characters. Give us love poetry that mixes language
cribbed from The Federalist Papers with language cribbed from WWII propaganda
posters. We want medicine shows and riverboats, Doo-Wop and Duke Snider. We
want aspects of Americana we may not have even heard of yet.
Please see Issue One and our complete guidelines for a clearer picture of our
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- the museum of americana is open to submissions of prose and poetry from until July 5, 2017.
We seek work that engages with or repurposes the complex cultural history of America.
Please read our guidelines below for more information on how to submit.
We look forward to reading your work.