Original fiction, poetry and creative nonfiction from both students at The University of Akron and greater Ohio:
Check out these dynamic interviews in the fourth issue of Rubbertop Review!
Calling All Writers!
Rubbertop Review: An Annual Journal of The University of Akron and Greater Ohio blends tradition with innovation and is looking for excellent craftsmanship in fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, art, and anything beyond.
Each issue of Rubbertop will feature 1/4 of its content from undergraduate and graduate students at The University of Akron. The remainder of the journal will feature the very best of the submissions we receive. We solely consider the quality of writing and the passion for the craft.
Submissions are accepted October 1 - April 1
The fifth issue of the Rubbertop Review will focus on the theme of "Conversation." This theme may be interpreted as loosely or as rigid as the contributor sees fit. All submissions, however, should make an attempt to contribute towards this theme.
When submitting please keep to the following guidelines:
All questions and concerns may be addressed to James Bigley, Editor-In-Chief: firstname.lastname@example.org
As we are a small journal, please respect our ability to only give payment of one (1) contributor's copy for accepted pieces.
We look forward to reading your work.
Submit your best work here!
James Bigley, II
Creative Nonfiction Editors
Rubbertop Advisor: Eric Wasserman EW22@uakron.edu
Copies of Rubbertop may be purchased for $5 each. Please send cash or a check made out to "The University of Akron" with "Rubbertop Review" in the subject line to:
Rubbertop Review, c/o Professor Eric Wasserman, Faculty Advisor The University of Akron Department of English Olin Hall Akron, Ohio 44325-1906
For details about obtaining copies, please e-mail Professor Eric Wasserman, Rubbertop's faculty advisor: email@example.com
Any questions about the contest may be sent to Rubbertop Editor-in-Chief James Bigley at firstname.lastname@example.org, Co-Editor-in-Chief Katelyn Mertz at email@example.com, or Rubbertop Faculty Advisor Eric Wasserman at EW22@uakron.edu.