Non-Society Publications

As a service to our members, Sigma Tau Delta posts publishing opportunities in non-Society-sponsored English publications. If you wish to list your publication on this web page, please complete the Publication Posting Request Form.

Publication: Thoreau's Rooster

Publisher: Assumption College

Frequency: Annual

Submission Deadline: November 1

Call for Papers: Thoreau's Rooster welcomes all papers written by undergraduate writers as long as they are works of creative non-fiction. All papers must be submitted on the Rooster's website by November 1, 2013.

Submission Guidelines: All submissions must be written by an undergraduate writer and be in the genre of creative non-fiction.

For More Information: Email Daniel Murphy,

Publication: Valley Humanities Review

Publisher: Department of English, Lebanon Valley College, Annville, PA

Frequency: Annual, Spring

Description: Online journal devoted to undergraduate research in the humanities

Submission Deadline: December 15

Call for Papers: The Valley Humanities Review is currently seeking essays in the humanities for publication in its Spring 2014 Issue. We seek essays of high quality, intellectual rigor and originality that challenge or contribute substantially to ongoing conversations in the humanities. Topics may include but are not limited to: literature, history, religion, philosophy, art, art history and foreign languages. VHR is also currently seeking poetry, fiction, and non-fiction submissions; students may submit up to three poems or one other creative work. VHR is committed to undergraduate research and scholarship in the field; therefore, we only accept submissions by current or recently graduated undergraduate students. Our reading period runs from September 1 to December 15 of each year. All submissions received outside of these dates will be returned unread.

Submission Guidelines: All submissions should adhere to the Chicago style in formatting, footnoting and bibliography. Essays should be between 3,000 and 6,000 words in length, be free of errors and have an original title; essays in languages other than English may be 2,000 to 6,000 words. All submissions should be free of any identifying marks such as names, addresses, or school affiliations. Please give contact information in the body of your email. All submissions should be emailed to as a Word document attachment.

For More Information: Visit the Valley Humanities Review website.