Spires is an intercollegiate art and literary magazine based at Washington University in St. Louis. The magazine is published bi-annually and distributed free of charge to the Washington University community at the end of each semester. We review all undergraduate submissions of poetry, prose, short stories, creative non-fiction, drama, artwork, and digital media.
We accept submissions from all undergraduates currently enrolled in American universities. Deadline for submissions to our Fall 2021 issue is Friday, October 22, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. We also accept work sent to the email address below year-round. More information about submissions can be found on the Submission Guidelines page.
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Washington University in St. Louis
6475 Forsyth Blvd,
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