Submissions

Thank you for your interest in contributing to this zine!

Please refer to these submission guidelines before submitting your work.

This zine features and celebrates work by Black artists of marginalised genders, please think about whether you belong to these groups and respect the creative safe-space this is before submitting.

In your email, please include the following:

- your full name (or how you would like to be credited)

- (optional) your pronouns

- your social media

- what work you are submitting and why

- your submission in a document attached to the email

send us a pitch

FOR ONLINE SUBMISSIONS:

send to submitsweetthang@gmail.com

Written pieces:

SEND US A PITCH (100-250 WORDS) OF THE PIECE YOU WOULD LIKE TO WRITE - PLEASE DO NOT SEND THE FULL THING.

The pitch should feature a summary of the content of your written piece. It should also detail why this piece is a great fit for sweet-thang and why you want to write it. 

  • Please try to supply an image with all written pieces

  • Do not paste your work into the email, please send as a word document/google docs file - no PDFs

Visual Pieces:

  • Maximum images you can send: 10

  • All images must be sent as JPEG/PNGS - we do not accept PDFS!

  • We prefer scans of work over pictures taken of artwork

creative disclaimer

FOR PRINT ISSUES: SEND TO PRINT@SWEETTHANGZINE.COM

*PLEASE NOTE* SUBMISSIONS ARE CLOSED FOR PRINT AT THE MOMENT.

Written pieces:

  • MAXIMUM word count for longer texts (excluding poetry): 800 words

  • Please try to supply an image with all written pieces

  • Do not paste your work into the email, please send as a word document/google docs file - no PDFs

Visual Pieces:

  • Maximum images you can send: 10

  • All images must be sent as JPEG/PNGS - we do not accept PDFS!

  • We prefer scans of work over pictures taken of artwork

Important note: All work must be original and not be submitted elsewhere, including:

other magazines, blogs, social media etc.