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Dwartonline magazine is seeking submissions to its 6th issue, due to be published in July 2018. Submissions are open for poetry, fiction, non-fiction, drama, art and photography. Their reading for Issue 6 will last from April 1 – June 1, 2018.

In an email to Brittle Paper, its editor Wale Ayinla explained:

We are looking for original and compelling pieces that touch on great themes that tear and make up the human being. Pieces that break stereotypes and are told with extraordinary confidence will appeal to us more.

Here are their submission guidelines.

  • Send your works to dwartsonline@gmail.com.
  • We have interest only in works that have not been published elsewhere.
  • Every submission must be accompanied by the writer’s/artist’s/photographer’s short bio and photo. This should be in the same document as the piece.
  • Please state the category you are submitting to in the Subject line of the email

For more details, visit DWARTS Magazine.

 

 

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About Otosirieze Obi-Young

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Otosirieze Obi-Young is a writer, academic, literary journalist, and Deputy Editor of Brittle Paper. His fiction has appeared in The Threepenny Review, Transition, and in an anthology of the Gerald Kraak Award for which he was shortlisted. His work has further been shortlisted for the Miles Morland Writing Scholarship in 2016 and a Pushcart Prize in 2015. He attended the 2018 Miles Morland Foundation Creative Writing Workshop. He is the curator of the ART NAIJA SERIES, a sequence of themed e-anthologies of writing and visual art exploring different aspects of Nigerianness. The first, ENTER NAIJA: THE BOOK OF PLACES (October, 2016), focuses on cities in Nigeria. The second, WORK NAIJA: THE BOOK OF VOCATIONS (June, 2017), focuses on professions in Nigeria. He studied History and Literature at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, is currently completing a postgraduate programme in African Studies, and teaches English at Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu. He has completed a collection of short stories, YOU SING OF A LONGING, and is working on a novel. He is represented by David Godwin Associates literary agency. When bored, the boy just Googles Rihanna. Find him at otosirieze.com.

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I hold a doctorate in English from Duke University and recently joined the Marquette University English faculty as an Assistant Professor. I love teaching African fiction and contemporary British novels. Brittle Paper is the virtual space/station where I play and experiment with ideas on how to reinvent African fiction and literary culture.

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