Resources for Contributors

How should I format my submission?

All submissions must be linked to the theme and submitted before the deadline which is sent out every month to your email inbox.

Artwork:

  • Scanned / photographed and sent as a PNG file.

Audio:

  • Sent as an MP3 recording.

Fiction:

  • Sent as a Word document.
  • There is no official word limit but 500 words is a good limit so that your work doesn’t go off track.
  • Must be based on historical fact. Please research how you would an article then feel free to write in a more artistic style.

Poetry:

  • Sent as a Word document.

Written article:

  • Sent as a Word document.
  • No footnotes are needed unless you’d like to include URLs for further reading.
  • There is no official word limit but 700 words is a good limit so that your article doesn’t go off track.
  • If you can’t think of a title don’t worry! But the usual formula is Short title: Long title. For example – The Great Exhibition: Optimism and Collaboration in the Victorian¬†Era or From the street corner to stardom: The incredible life of Josephine¬†Baker

Video:

  • Uploaded to your own Youtube channel and then share the link with us.