CUTTHROAT, A JOURNAL OF THE ARTS Worlds into words into WORLDS
Worlds into words into WORLDS
Puro Chicanx $28
Writers of the 21st Century
Editors: Beth Alvarado, Ocatavio Quintanilla, Carmen Tafolla, Luis Alberto Urrea and Edward Vidaurre. Editor-In-Chief, Pamela Uschuk.
382 pages. 92 Contributors, including Steven Alvarez, Ana Castillo, Rosemary Catacalos, Lorna Dee Cervantes, Denise Chavez, Sandra Cisneros, Leticia del Toro, Dagoberto Gilb, Jenn Givhan, Reyna Grande, Myriam Gurba, Demetria Martinez, Alberto Rios, Raul Sanchez, Leslie Contreras Schwartz, Matt Sedillo, Octavio Solis, Gary Soto, Richard Vargas, Richard Yanez, and more!
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MISSION: We at Cutthroat are dedicated to providing a safe space for a diversity of writers. There is no room for the rhetoric of hate and fear in our pages or in any facet of our publishing practice. We strive to publish work that promotes equality, truth, and justice, work that addresses such important issues as racism, homophobia, sexism, xenophobia, etc. We promote equity for all races, cultures and creeds, LGBTQ Rights, women's rights, immigrant rights, animal rights, the rights of the differently abled, and environmental justice, work that promotes the wild inside and out and enhances the human condition as well as the condition of all beings on our planet. We believe in freedom of speech, freedom from oppression, we believe in Indigenous language preservation, in equity and in supporting such movements as Black Lives Matter, No More Deaths, and #Metoo.
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SPECIAL SHOUTOUT OF GRATITUDE TO OUR INTERNS FROM WESTERN COLORADO UNIVERSITY: Brittany Bergan-Foss, Anita Mumm, Rain Hastings, and Michele Roest THANK YOU, CMARIE FUHRMAN, DIRECTOR OF THE MFA PROGRAM AS WCU FOR FACIILITATING THESE INTERNSHIPS!
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HUGE CONGRATULATIONS TO MANUEL MUNOZ, JUDGE OF OUR RICK DEMARINIS SHORT STORY CONTEST FOR WINNING A MACARTHUR GENIUS GRANT! WELCOME TO DEBRA MAGPIE EARLING AS GUEST SHORT STORY EDITOR and TO TERESA MEI CHUC AND RICHARD JACKSON AS GUEST POETRY EDITORS.
Thank you for your patience with the delays we've had getting out Cutthroat 28. The issue is in the works, the stars are aligning, but CT 28, THE NATURE OF NATURE AND HUMAN NATURE, WILL see print by December.
We are accepting poetry, short stories and nonfiction for CT29: TAKING LIBERTIES: WRITERS RESPOND TO WAR & ITS EFFECTS AS WELL AS SUPREME COURT DECISIONS. DEADLINE EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 4TH. SUBMIT YOUR BEST TO THE 2023 JOY HARJO POETRY CONTEST, RICK DEMARINIS SHORT STORY CONTEST AND THE BARRY LOPEZ NONFICTION CONTEST. $4500 in prizes. GO TO THE CONTEST/SUBMISSIONS PAGE TO SUBMIT!