What in the world is Synecdoche?
Synecdoche is Vanguard University’s undergraduate journal for creative writing and critical prose. The journal enjoys submissions from Vanguard University’s energetic student body and dedicated alumni. Synecdoche’s student editorial staff is overseen by a designated faculty member each year.
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Submit to Synecdoche!
The editorial staff accepts submissions for the spring editorial process and publication. Critical prose, fiction, poetry, and drama submissions are limited to 2,500 words (.docx attachment only). Multiple submissions from a single author are welcome, but please submit only one work per Word attachment (.docx format only – please do not send Adobe documents, Works documents, Notepad…). Photographs & artwork are welcome and must be submitted as .jpg attachments with title(s) of work(s). Note: Artists must title their artwork at the time of submission. We do not accept “Instagram,” stock photos, and cell-phone pix.
2014 Synecdoche Awards
Artistic Award - Meredith Howard
Creative Award - Meredith Howard and Hayley Smith
Scholarly Award – Miranda Dupree
2013 Synecdoche Awards
Artistic Award – Jessica Sanchez-Gonzalez
Creative Award – Renee Goble
Scholarly Award – Jennifer Manning