We welcome submissions from artists, poets, musicians, performers, critics, historians, and commentators from both inside and outside the academic setting.

Please note that Polychrome is a peer-reviewed journal.  Expect editorial feedback prior to final acceptance of a pre-qualified submission.

Types of content we accept include:

Critical review


Feature article



Original poetry and short stories

Personal narrative


Others on a case-by-case basis*

*Quality, arts-centered sponsored content will be considered.  Contact the editorial board to inquire.


  • Writing Submissions:  include your name, email, and a Word or Google Doc document or PDF.  If accepted, a headshot and 1-2 sentence bio are required.
  • Reviews:  written and video reviews are accepted.  While photos are not required for publication, they are preferred.
  • Portfolios:  include name, email, 8-10 images, and an artist statement of < 500 words.
  • Images:  all images should be high-resolution and < 2.5 MB.

Click Here to Submit (via Dropbox)