2014-2015 Call for Papers/ First Contest Hispanic Culture Review

Hispanic Culture Review
A Literary Journal of the Hispanic World

Hispanic Culture Review is a 25-year-old bilingual scholarly journal that publishes narratives (fiction and nonfiction,) essays, poetry, drama, and visual art related to the Hispanic world at George Mason University. The journal covers a variety of topics related to the world of Hispanic culture and literature, including but not limited to social issues and their reflection in literature, multiculturalism and immigration, cultural productions of Latinos in the U.S. and identity politics, literature of Latin America and Spain, personal testimonies and book reviews.

We are currently accepting submissions for our 2014-2015 issue and we are happy to announce our First Hispanic Culture Review Award Competition. We welcome writers and graphic artists to submit their work.

First Hispanic Culture Review Award Competition

The aim of the First Hispanic Culture Review Award Competition is to encourage writers and artists to submit original and finely crafted works that reflect creative interpretations of the Hispanic world and its culture.

Up to three winning submissions will be selected. Winners will be published in a special section of our journal, and each will receive: $100 cash prize, and a diploma.

Winners will be announced in via e-mail, Facebook: Hispanic Culture Review GMU, and in our blog. Prizes will be presented at GMU’s Modern and Classical Languages Award Ceremony in May, 2015.

The selected contributions will be published in the printed and online version of HCR in April 2015. HCR reserves the right to publish submissions exclusively on its website.
We will be glad to answer your questions at: hcr@gmu.edu

The Editors,
Hispanic Culture Review

Deadline: February 15, 2015.

2013-2014 Edition Available Online and in Print!

The editorial team of Hispanic Culture Review is pleased to announce that our 2014 edition is available online and in print. The digital version of the journal can be accessed at:

Hard copies of the journal are free to students and are available in the Student Media office at George Mason University. All other readers can purchase this year’s edition for $7 by writing to hcr@gmu.edu or to hcr.gmu@gmail.com. Subscription orders should be addressed to:

Hispanic Culture Review
George Mason University
Department of Modern and Classical Languages
4400 University Dr. MSN 3E5
Fairfax, VA 22030

Call for Papers-2013

Hispanic Culture Review is calling for essays, poems, short stories, reviews and visual art that pertain to the Hispanic culture. This year’s edition is featuring works that highlight immigration as their central theme. The journal welcomes original and unpublished submissions written in either Spanish or English.

Submit your work at https://hispanicculturereview.submittable.com/submit. DO NOT include name, contact information, or any other identifying information in the uploaded work. All contact information must go in the “Cover Letter” section of the submission form. Submissions should conform to the latest edition of the MLA Style Manual or APA. Acceptable length of text: essays, including endnotes: 3,000 words; narratives: 2,500 words; poems: 50 lines. Visual art guidelines: pictures in JPEG format, 300 pixels per inch. Please check https://hispanicculturereview.submittable.com/submit for complete guidelines on how to submit your work.

The selected contributions will be published in the printed and online version of HCR in April 2013. HCR reserves the right to publish submissions exclusively on its website.

Deadline: March 1st, 2013. For more information, please contact hcr@gmu.edu