Submission Guidelines

We welcome daring and insightful submissions of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, art and literary criticism, and visual art. We consider work until Nov. 1 for our Winter online issue and March 1 for our Summer print issue.

Only materials sent with a SASE and the proper corresponding postage will be returned.

Eleven Eleven is an biannual publication; please allow up to six months for a response. We do accept simultaneous submissions, provided you notify us of this in your cover letter.


Guidelines for Writers

  • Please limit your submissions to 7,000 words. Prose writers may submit more than one work.
  • Poets should fulfill this requirement by limiting your submissions to five poems or five pages of hard copy.
  • Each page of your submission should include your name.
  • Please include complete contact information in your cover letter.
  • Feel free to include a brief synopsis of your writing practice or creative process information regarding the submitted work(s).


Guidelines for Artists

  • Email art submissions only to elevenelevenjournal (at)  Please limit your submissions to 10 jpegs.
  • For our summer print issue, we're primarily interested in black and white drawings, graphics and photography; for our winter online issue we're interested in work that would reproduce well in a web environment.  Please query before submitting multimedia.
  • For each piece, please indicate the following: title, date, materials, dimensions, and image credit.
  • Please also submit a brief artist's statement and complete contact information.
  • If you have representation, please include complete contact information for the gallery.


Mailing your submissions

Please send your submissions via mail:
Eleven Eleven
California College of the Arts
1111 Eighth Street
San Francisco, CA 94107

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