thread literary inquiry

There are presently no open calls for submissions.

thread Literary Inquiry is the University of South Florida's undergraduate literary journal staffed by student editors. We strive to publish the best undergraduate writing that USF has to offer. Submissions are accepted across all genres and within these categories: micro fiction, fiction, flash fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, literary criticism, screenplays, 2-D Art & Photography, and Comics.

We welcome you, whether you love to write or even just read, for thread is a community of like-minded individuals passionate about the written word.

We solely accept USF student work. Submissions are open to all majors. We publish one volume every year. 

Current Submission Period: Ends December 21st.


  • Every piece submitted to thread should be its own separate entry. If you are submitting three poems, than you should submit three times with each poem in separate documents. 
  • In place of a cover letter, please include a short bio written in third person of less than 100 words.

Email with any questions.


thread literary inquiry