Journal X 2022, Coming Your Way!
The 2nd edition of Xinachtli Journal--Journal X--is in progress. We will post up-to-date information here (on our website) when the journal is available. Please check back in August.
Xinachtli: Nahuatl word that describes the moment a seed germinates
Poetry, Art, Photography
Meet the 2022 Student Editorial Board & Listen to Journal X Contributors!
Journal X (1st edition) books available at various locations across Cabrillo College, including the Library, Welcome Center, STEM Center, HUB, Watsonville Center, and more!
Also available at Santa Cruz (main) Public Library, Capitola Public Library, and Watsonville (main) Public Library
Social Justice Literary/Arts Journal
SUBMIT TO JOURNAL X 2023!
Xinachtli Journal—Journal X—aims to give voice to social justice issues. We accept short fiction, short memoir, poetry, short plays and screenplays, essays, art, or photography. We encourage experimental submissions. Submissions in English, Spanish, or Spanglish are accepted.
Send up to 3 submissions of unpublished literary work (RTF or word format), or
Send up to 8 pieces of art/photography (300+ DPI)
Submissions should not exceed 10 pages (approx. 2500 words)
Include your name, address, phone, email, + a short bio (100 words or less)
Priority Deadline: Dec. 15, 2022
Final Deadline: Dec. 30, 2022
- social justice/inequities
- community activism
- incarceration/police violence
- feminist approaches
- lgbtq+ issues
- environmental racism
- race, class, gender, sexuality