Concrete accepts unsolicited submissions from Emerson College undergraduates, including fiction, non-fiction, screenplays, and anything else you deem “prose,” as well as poetry. 

Our submission period lasts from September 1 to January 19. Submit up to 5 total pages of poetry with each poem as a separate submission. (Maximum submission of 3 poems per reading period.) Submit up to 3 separate pieces of prose, each between 1,000 and 6,000 words. Note: Concrete only considers submissions from undergraduates of Emerson College.

Please include a cover sheet that includes your name, Emerson ID, email address, year and major, and the title and genre of the work submitted. Do not include your name within the document of the piece. After receiving notification of our publication decision regarding your submission to one category, you are welcome to submit separately to the other category available.

Our submission period for the print issue lasts from September 1 to January 20. We accept submissions from Emerson undergraduates.

Submit up to 5 pages of poetry with each poem as a separate document and separate submission. (Maximum submission of 5 poems per reading period.) 

In your cover letter below, please include your name, Emerson ID, and email address. Do not include your name within the document of the piece.

Our submission period for the print issue lasts from September 1 to January 20. We accept submissions from Emerson undergraduates.

Prose submissions must be between 1,000 and 6,000 words. Please do not submit more than three prose submissions for consideration in one reading period.

In your cover letter below, please include your name, Emerson ID, and email address. Do not include your name within the document of the piece.

Concrete Literary Magazine