Quiddity is a multimedia arts venue featuring an international literary journal (print and audio), a public-radio program, and a visiting writer and artist series. Each is produced by Benedictine University in partnership with NPR member/PRI affiliate WUIS, Illinois Public Radio
Douglas A. Blackmon, John Knoepfle, Janice N. Harrington
Prose: one work (5,000 words maximum)
Poetry: up to five poems (no more than ten pages total)
Include a cover letter.
Please be sure your name and contact information appear on the FIRST page of the work for prose, and on EACH page of the work for poetry.
Hard copy submissions should include an email address and a self-addressed, business-size (#10), stamped envelope (SASE) for response. Please note: Manuscript will not be returned.
Electronic submissions may be made online using Submishmash/Submittable. A $3.50 online fee applies to electronic submissions.
All work must be previously unpublished.
(See website for details)
Simultaneous submissions accepted
2 - 3 months
1. Teresa A. White Literary Award:
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2. The Linda Hodge Bromberg Literary Award (Even Numbered Years)
3. Book Trailer Contest for Writers and Small or Independent Presses (See website for details)
Number of paid staff
Number of unpaid staff
How many writers did you publish in your most recent year (calendar or fiscal)?
How many live events did you present in your most recent year (calendar or fiscal)?
500 per issue
Single Copy Price
Back Issues Available
Unsolicited Manuscripts Accepted
If Yes, What Percent Of All Unsolicited MSS Are Published?
10 - 7
Average Number of Pages