Alluvian is an online environmental journal published in the fall and spring. We are a group of thinkers, science students, and writers examining the human condition in relation to the natural world. We accept creative narratives (nonfiction/fiction/poetry), discussions, science features, literary environmental journalism, artwork and cartoons, and narrative analysis of data intended to provoke thought on environmental science, global sustainability, and human engagement with nature, the environment, and climate change.  We also accept submissions for our seasonal "clusters."
Requirements effective 9/1/17
Word count: 350-1000 
Typeface: 12 pt, Times New Roman
Text files: .docx, .doc, or .txt files.
Art submissions: .jpg, .gif, png
Sound files: submit artist statement and add link to share the file.
Video clips: query. 

ALLUVIAN is now taking submissions for the theme of our SPRING 2018 issue: the abandonment of nature and the environment. We take science wrirting, fiction, poetry, and nonfiction; art, photography, and cartoons; sciecaudio drama and short video clips. Deadline Feb 20. 

Submission guidelines—

Simultaneous submissions accepted, but please inform us if accepted elsewhere. 

Prose: 350-1200 words
.  Poetry: 3 or fewer poems. Typeface: 12 pt, Times New Roman
  We accept docx, doc.

Art: jpg., tif., png; Audio files: mp3; Video clips: mp4


We accept literary science journalism, creative environmental nonfiction/poetry/short fiction, art and cartoons, and feature pieces related to the ENVIRONMENT.  (We also run a separate call for submissions for our seasonal onliine clusters.) 

Requirements effective 4/15/17

Word count 350-1000
Typeface: 12 pt, Times New Roman
Text files:  .docx or .doc 
Art files: .jpg, .gif
Sound files? submit your artist statement, and copy a share-file link at the end of the statement. 
We are also considering short video clips. Query for information.