Social Justice Literary Arts Magazine
Founded in 2021
Xinachtli Journal—Journal X—aims to give voice to social justice issues. We accept short fiction, short memoir, short plays and screenplays, short essays, poetry, art, and photography. We encourage experimental submissions. Submissions in English, Spanish, or Spanglish are accepted.
Submit to Journal X 2023!
Send up to 3 submissions of unpublished literary work (RTF or word format), or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)
SOCIAL THEMES INCLUDE (BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO)
social justice/inequities; community activism; celebrating cultura; im/migration; spirituality; de/colonization; incarceration; police violence; feminist approaches; lgbtq+ rights; gentrification; environmental justice; indigeneity; intersectionality; race, class, gender, sexuality; etc.
Priority Deadline: Dec. 15, 2022
Final Deadline: Dec. 30, 2022
Poetry, Art, Photography
Cover Art by Jessica Carrasco
"Immigrant parents with their wings cut still teach their children to fly." -Marcos Damian Leon, Salinas, CA