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The Crucible accepts works of fiction and nonfiction prose, poetry, photography, artwork, graphic novels, essays, and short plays. We are open to works that break the molds of traditional writing and feature strong and compelling voices. Although we are a UNC organization, we gladly accept submissions from writers and artists around the world.
Remove all identifying information from each piece. The Crucible has the right to deny pieces if they do not follow this rule. Works are evaluated anonymously. Prose, essays, and plays should be under 3000 words. There's no limit for poetry and artwork. Please read our guidelines for more information.
Fall 2021 edition