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Photo Story Submission

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Eligibility of Students and Photo Story Information

Students are encouraged to submit original (never before published) photo stories. Photo stories describe experiences mostly through photographs and minimal prose. For an example, see the first published photo story. This story addressed William Rasberry’s trip to Costa Rica. Use Microsoft Word to format the text. Submit the photo story along with 9 – 12 photographs on this page.

The author(s) must have taken the submitted photographs and written the accompanying prose. When the photo story is published, the author must be a current student.

Submission Requirements

Please include the following for consideration:

For recognizable people in any photographs, please submit the Signed Subject Contract after obtaining their signed permission.

Selection Criteria

Current editors will review submissions for originality, creativity, writing, and quality photography.

Accepted Photo Stories and the Final Process

Authors will be notified if their submission has been accepted or not. Following conditional acceptance, editors will provide feedback for revising the text. The author will then revise the prose and re-submit the paper by sending it to The editors will then make final modifications following final approval.

Submission Information

Please fill-in all fields below.

Name of Author(s), as you want it to appear in print. (*)

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Title of Paper (*)

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Biography of Author(s)

The biography will appear with the paper in the printed journal. The biography should not exceed 80 words.

Sample Biography

Kristy T. Jenkins, a junior from Charleston, SC, is a member of Band Company. She is an English major with a minor in Fine Arts. Kristy is Secretary of her class. She is a member of the Protestant Color Guard and the Pre-Law Society. Kristy enjoys reading and playing her flute. She plans to attend law school and to become a city prosecutor. (*)

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Paper Submission

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Please remove your name from your paper. All submissions will be reviewed anonymously. Thank you. In submitting your paper, photographs, and form, the form will be separated from the collection of the paper and photographs for the review.

Please name your text file with an abbreviated title of your photo story followed by the word paper.

Please upload your anonymous paper here: (*)

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Photograph Submissions

Please rename all photograph files with an abbreviated title of the photograph.

Place all photographs in a Zip folder. The titles of all photographs should be listed in a Word or Excel file in this Zip folder. Name the Zip folder with an abbreviated title of two of your photographs followed by the word Zip.

There is a file upload limit of 200MB.

Please upload your Zip folder here: (*)

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Publishing Contract

Please name the contract file with the same abbreviated title of your zip folder followed by the words photo story contract.

Please upload your signed publishing contract here: (*) (*)

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Subject Contract

Please name the contract file with the same abbreviated title of two of your photographs used above followed by the words subject contract.

Please upload the signed subject contract here:

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Email Address

Email Address of Contact Person

(The contact person must be the author of the submission.) (*)

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Verify Information

Please check that the information in each box above is correct before you click the submit button below. You will receive a confirmation email upon receipt. If you do not, please resubmit. Thank you.

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