The New Luciad
It seeks to provide a platform for a variety of creative work including prose, poetry, creative non-fiction, photography and artwork.
Although the publication is entirely run and edited by students at the university the publication does rely on the Centre for New Writing for support and financial assistance.
All students studying at the university are eligible to submit for TNL. Calls for submissions go out early in February and the publication comes out at the end of July. The publication is sold through the university bookshop and is also available as a
The launch of the latest edition of The New Luciad will take place Thursday 4th August at 5pm in the library bookshop. There will be readings from the publication, and refreshments will be provided. All are welcome.
The editors are happy to consider all creative writing including: plays, short stories, poetry, flash fiction and extracts from novels, as well as works of creative non-fiction (such as travel writing and reportage), artwork and photography.
Prose – no more than 3000 words
Poetry – no more than 100 lines
Artwork/photography – no more than five pieces
Submissions should be sent in a separate Word document, double spaced and in a font size no smaller than 11. Participants may submit in all three categories if they wish. They may also submit several pieces within each category providing the total limit isn’t exceeded.
Email submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Suzi Shimwell Robert Ward
Richard Fallon Chris Harris (photo tbc)