Images Literary and Visual Arts Magazine

Become a published author or artist in IMAGES magazine!

Delgado Community College's Images: A Literary and Visual Arts Magazine, seeks submissions from current Delgado students of original poetry, short fiction, and creative nonfiction as well as photos, paintings, and sketches. Submissions are open now until Mon, May 4, 2020.

For text:

  • We accept poetry, short fiction, creative nonfiction, and hybrid texts.
  • Please submit a .doc, .docx, or .rtf. We do not accept PDFs because they do not retain line breaks well.
  • Please submit in only one genre at a time.
  • Please submit all text in one file. If you're submitting 4 poems at once, please place it all in one file.
  • Please do not submit more than 5 poems at one time.
  • Please do not submit more than 1 piece of short fiction or creative nonfiction at a time.  

For images:

  • We accept photos, paintings, and sketches.
  • Title your visual artwork & use that title as the filmename.
  • Each image should be sent as a high resolution (large, 300dpi or higher) JPEG file. It should be larger than 1 MB.
  • You can submit up to 5 files at a time.

2020 Fiction Contest

  • All fiction submissions made will be considered for The Nason Smith Lit Prize, which includes publication & acknowledgment in Images 2020, a $100 reward, 10 broadsides posted around campus, & 2 broadsides given to the winner. There is no entry fee.


Read & Download Images 2020 Issue

Delgado 2020 Reading Series: Literary readings by students, faculty, & local authors schedule forthcoming.

Read & Download Past Issues of Images

Images 2018 front cover

Images 2017 front cover

Images 2016 front cover