Journal X (2022) Books Have Arrived!
Available at the following Cabrillo College locations:
Available at the following Santa Cruz Public Libraries:
Santa Cruz (main branch on Church St.)
Copies are limited; please do not take more than one book.
Xinachtli: Nahuatl word that describes the moment a seed germinates
Poetry, Art, Photography
Meet the 2022 Student Editorial Board & Listen to Journal X Contributors!
Cover Art by Jessica Carrasco
"Immigrant parents with their wings cut still teach their children to fly." -Marcos Damian Leon, Salinas, CA
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Send up to 3 submissions of unpublished literary work (RTF or word format), or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