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Medium: Print

Categories: Undergraduates/Young Authors,

Genres Accepted: fiction,nonfiction,poetry




A literary and art magazine providing college students a venue for publishing their work

Payment: None


Zaum has been published at Sonoma State University for over 30 years. The magazine is produced and distributed annually by students at Sonoma State University in California. The title comes from a word used to describe the linguistic experiments in sound symbolism and language creation of Russian Futurist poets.


Zaum does not have a wide circulation, but its place as a venue for college students makes it a viable venture for submissions. Looking at a copy poses a problem, however, as it is not available online, and Hekman does not subscribe.

Calvin Connection:

Hekman Availability: Not available

Submission Instructions:

Submit work until November 15 (reading period begins in September).
Submit up to 5 pieces of prose limited to 10 pages or 5,000 words.
Submit up to 5 poems.
Include self-addressed, stamped envelope for returned manuscript.
Attach cover letter with titles of work, e-mail address, school name and brief bio.
In the heading, include “Prose” or “Poetry.”

Mail submissions to:
zaum: c/o English Department
Sonoma State University
1801 East Cotati Avenue
Rohnert Park, CA 94928

Or e-mail to: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


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