takahē, PO Box 13 335, Christchurch 8141, New ZealandHardcopy submissions will not be returned.
Arts content is selected by invitation of the Arts Editor. No unsolicited submissions, please.
The editor invites essays, creative non-fiction and works of cultural criticism (preferably between 1500 and 2500 words) that reflect on any form of culture or cultural practice in New Zealand and the South Pacific. Preference will be given to writing that critically engages with or analyses culture. The essay may, at the discretion of the editor, include black and white photographs or illustrations, but the contributor is responsible for ensuring that the relevant copyright clearances have been obtained.
We prefer to publish fiction between 1500 and 3000 words, but the occasional work of excellence of up to 5000 words may be included. Please submit no more than two stories at a time.
Please submit no more than six poems.
Reviews are solicited by the Reviews Editor.