Call for Papers
The Threads Issue
DEADLINE: September 16, 2019
For our Spring 2020 issue, the Inuit Art Quarterly welcomes submissions that weave together the history and future of THREADS, including:
• Clothing and apparel
• Wall hangings and textiles
• Dolls and doll making
• Beading, beads and beadwork
• Weaving and tapestries
• Dedicated investigations on individual textile artists or artistic communities
• Familial threads, bonds and connections
See the full call for papers here.
Upcoming Issues and Key Dates
The Threads Issue
Deadline: September 16, 2019
Newsstand: March 15, 2020
The Relations Issue
Deadline: January 3, 2020
Newsstand: June 15, 2020
The Painting Issue
Deadline: April 1, 2020
Newsstand: September 15, 2020
The Storytelling Issue
Deadline: August 1, 2020
Newsstand: December 5, 2020
The Inuit Art Quarterly accepts proposals of 250 words in length. Features must have a cohesive point of view throughout, and they should address the theme of the magazine. Proposals should outline the subject of the article; artists or artworks you intend to include; what ideas or concepts your feature will discuss and an approximate word count, along with any other information you consider relevant to your piece.
Submissions for reviews and editorials are accepted on an on-going basis for both web and print editions.
Please send submissions to: email@example.com and include “Submission” in the subject line.
Are you interested in writing for the IAQ, but would prefer to be assigned a story? Feel free to send along a quick bio and writing sample to the email above.
For style guidelines to follow while preparing your piece for submission, please see the IAQ – Author Style Guide. Otherwise, please follow the Chicago Manual of Style.
Any secondary sources included in your submission must be cited using endnotes.
Proposals and manuscripts must be submitted in .doc or .docx format.
The Inuit Art Quarterly offers competitive rates for accepted submissions.
Authors will be paid $1250.00 for feature articles and $250.00 for reviews that will appear in the magazine.
Authors will be paid a flat rate of $200.00 for web editorials or reviews.
As part of a commitment to fostering diversity and meaningful inclusion in the Canadian publishing industry and arts community, the Inuit Art Quarterly encourages submissions from emerging and established Inuit writers as well as writers who identify as Indigenous, Black, People of Color, persons with disabilities, women, queer, trans or non-binary persons or any combination of these intersections.