YU Write - Call for Submissions

YU Write - Call for Submissions


Hosted by YU Write Club, in conjunction with York U Creative Writing, Inspiritus Press, the Wattpad Literary Fiction Network and more.

Friday, January 27th | 4:30 PM - 7:30PM | Vanier Renaissance Hall , Keele Campus, York University

Join us for a reading and literary festival right here on campus! Featuring experienced published authors, online writing communities, industry professionals, faculty, alumni and YOU. Food and drinks included.

Crossroads is a long term series passionate about:

  • uniting the YU writing community
  • connecting students with mentors and opportunity
  • teaching about the evolving landscape of the publishing and tech industry

Submit your work to be considered for a reading slot, and the inaugural Crossroads Award! Don’t just wait for limited open mic slots!

  • Reading material should amount to a max of 10 minutes in length
  • We accept short stories, excerpts, poetry or scripts
  • Send your submission text pasted into an email to YUcrossroads@gmail.com
  • Email subject line: READING SUBMISSION - “Title” - Name - Short Story/Poetry/Script
  • Deadline to submit is DECEMBER 1st

We’re looking forward to reading your submissions! Let us know if you have any questions.