The Student Wordsmith: ‘Sound and Silence’ - Call for Submissions

From: Mon 4 September, 1:00am
To: Mon 30 October, 11:59pm


Ahead of the return of a full programme of activities this autumn, The Student Wordsmith is re-launching by opening submissions on the theme of ‘Sound and Silence’ for Issue 5 of their Creative Writing journal, The Purple Breakfast Review.

Opening on Monday 4th September 2017, this new submissions window invites writers (of short prose and poetry), illustrators, artists and photographers to send their work on the theme of ‘Sound and Silence’ to The Student Wordsmith via email:

Submissions will close at midnight on Monday 30th October 2017.

For full details (including word limits and document/image formats), along with our submissions guidelines, please visit:

Informal enquiries can be sent to:


Loughborough University Arts

Martin Hall Building

Loughborough University

Loughborough LE11 3TU, UK

01509 222 881