Submissions

Submissions for Laundrette Issue 1 are currently closed.

The submission deadline for Laundrette Issue 1 is Thursday 14th February 2019 at 1200 midday.

There is no cost to submit.

There is no fee for contributors selected through submission at this time.

By submitting, you agree that Laundrette has the right to publish the work that you submit. We are happy to consider work that has been published elsewhere, but please state where this was, and that you have permission for Laundrette to publish it. We would prefer submissions that have not previously been published, or that have been self-published online or in print.

If your submission is successful, we will notify you on or before March 10th 2019.

Please see submissions terms and conditions for more information about multiple submissions, successful & unsuccessful submissions and withdrawing a submission.

Please read the following carefully. Submissions should be made by email. By emailing you are agreeing that we can contact you about your submission to the email address used. We will not use this information to send you news, promotions, etc.

Submission information for poetry

  1. Please submit only once per person per submission period. The current submission period is Jan 14th – Feb 14th 
  2. Please submit up to 5 poems.
  3. Please use 12pt and a sensible font. Your submission should be in the format of a Word Document, or PDF, or Google Docs where permission has been shared with laundrettemag@gmail.com.
  4. There is no individual line count per poem but no single poem should be longer than 2 sides of A4, and the total length of the submission should be no longer than 5 sides of A4.

Submission information for other writing

  1. Please submit only once per person per submission period. The current submission period is Jan 14th – Feb 14th 
  2. Please submit up to 3 pieces of writing up to 1000 words.
  3. Please use 12pt and a sensible font. Your submission should be in the format of a Word Document, or PDF, or Google Docs where permission has been shared.
  4. We are interested in writing in the style of articles, blogs, columns etc. mostly concerned with poetry, although we will consider anything you think would be a good fit for us.
  5. We are interested in reviews of poetry books and events.

Submission information for artists

  1. If you are an artist, illustrator or photographer who would like to submit to Laundrette, we would be interested to include your work.
  2. Please submit up to 5 pieces of artwork, illustration or photography. Please submit in PDF format. Where possible, submit in 1 PDF file with 5 A4 sized pages.
  3. We would be interested in poetry that is illustrated. Please see submission terms and conditions for more information.

How to submit

Submissions are by email to laundrettemag@gmail.com

The subject line of the email should be ‘Submission Issue 1’

Please send the poems/articles/artwork as an attachment to the email, not by including them in the email body.

Please include the following information in the email body:

  • Name
  • Email address

The following information is optional to include in the email body of your submission, but may help us with selection or be of interest to our readers

  • Where are you based? (Could be more than one place, e.g. London/Brighton)
  • Website and/or social media information.

Any questions about submissions, email laundrettemag@gmail.com and we will get back to you as soon as possible. Any frequently asked questions we will post here!