Cha — Call for Submissions — Issue 45 (June 2019)

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Cha: An Asian Literary Journal is now calling for submissions for Issue 45, scheduled for publication in June 2019.

Please send in (preferably Asian-themed) poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, reviews, photography & art for consideration. Submission guidelines can be found here. Deadline: 31 March 2019.

Jason S Polley (poetry) and Sreedhevi Iyer (prose) will act as guest editors and read the submissions with the editors Tamara Ho and Jeff Zroback. Please contact Reviews Editor Eddie Tay at if you want to review a book or have a book reviewed in the journal. (Please note that we may be working with a 2-3 issue backlog with reviews.)

Additionally, we are also accepting submissions for the special “Auditory Cortex” issue, to be published in April 2019. The special issue aims to celebrate the various voices across Englishes, welcomes submissions from poets writing in a ‘variety’ of Englishes. Editors are Tamara Ho and phonologist and professor Lian-Hee Wee. Closing date: 28 February 2019. Find out more information here.

We love returning contributors – past contributors are very welcome to send us their new works.

If you have any questions, please feel free to write to any of the Cha staff at The subject line of your submissions should read “June 2019—[Your initials]—[Genre]”. Please follow our guidelines closely.


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