Student Publications


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Advising Professor:  Sarah Maclay

Co-Editors-in-Chief: Alexandra Paradzick & Comer Wadzeck

Criterion, a journal of literary criticism by students, is published each spring by the Loyola Marymount University English Department through the support of the Denise L. Scott Memorial Fund. Edited by undergraduates, Criterion seeks contributions representative of undergraduate and graduate writing. Submissions are preferably between five and fifteen double-spaced pages, and there can be no more than two submissions per student. They must be in the style of the Modern Language Association and should be submitted electronically, to the Criterion email account,, before the annual deadline. 

Please send any other correspondence to:

English Department
One LMU Drive, Suite 3800
Los Angeles, CA 90045-2659


LA Miscellany

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Advising Professor: Sarah Maclay

Editor-in-Chief: Kellie Toyama

LA Miscellany is an annual production of the English Department at Loyola Marymount University. LA Miscellany is a journal of fiction, poetry, and photography produced entirely by students, and submissions are accepted from both undergraduate and graduate students of the university. All submissions are reviewed anonymously, and there is no limit to the number of submissions one can submit.

Email with any questions.