Vanderbilt's Undergraduate Literary & Arts Magazine

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I want to be featured on TVR Instagram and/or website

Submit your work at the link above to be featured on TVR instagram and/or website. In addition to accepting prose, poetry, and visual art we also accept multimedia projects. All entires will be accepted as long as they are appropriate.

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To be considered for publication in the print magazine, fill out the form linked above. This form will be active from September to December 2020. Entries to our print magazine undergo a highly selective Editor review process.


Our Team

Emily Kopec

Editor in Chief

Darius Cowan

Managing Editor

Grace Brady

Head of Recruitment

Laiba Fatima

Prose Editor

Kelly Morgan

Poetry Editor

Grace Billman

Layout Editor

Amber Yun

Layout Editor

Catherine Sheehan

Art Editor

About Us

The Vanderbilt Review is Vanderbilt’s official undergraduate literary and arts journal. The Review includes curated work in fiction, poetry, drama, art, and photography from students, alumni, and University affiliates.

The Vanderbilt Review was first published in April 1985 as a consolidation of three previous showcases for student work: The Poetry Review, The Photography Review, and Scrivener. The journal has received prestigious awards for its professional work and its format. In past years, it has featured interviews and work from writers such as Robert Penn Warren, Roy Blount, Jr., and Bobbie Ann Mason.

The Vanderbilt Review staff works in the Student Media Newsroom in Suite 130 of Sarratt Student Center.

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