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Ecotone 2014 call for submissions

The Ecotone: The Journal of Environmental Studies at University of Oregon is soliciting submissions for our 2014 issue. The Ecotone is the annual interdisciplinary journal produced by the graduate students of Environmental Studies. (To view the 2013 issue, click here!)

Graduate students and faculty in any department are invited to submit work for review. (Undergraduates are encouraged, if they wish, to workshop their submissions through our Undergrad Writing Mentorship Program. To learn more about this, contact Allyson Woodard at

Submissions may include academic work, creative writing, journalism or visual art.

Please limit:

  • academic submissions to 3,000 words
  • essays, fiction, and creative nonfiction to 1,500 words
  • poems and visual art to 3 pieces

Coypu or Nutria (Myocastor coypus)The deadline for all submissions is 5:00 pm on Monday, February 3rd, 2013. Email questions and submissions to Allyson Woodard at

An informal writing group for grad students who are thinking of writing a piece for The Ecotone is also in the works; stay tuned for an announcement about the first meeting. For more information about the grad writing group, contact Allyson Woodard