Crimson Quill

  • Crimson Quill is a journal aimed at encouraging undergraduates to find ownership and take pride in their contributions to the university community through their writing. This publication will include various academic genres of expository writing performed at the university, exploring multiple academic disciplines.

    For questions regarding the Crimson Quill, contact the editors at

    Select for the submission form for the Crimson Quill.


    Where can I find sample papers?

    At this moment, we are in the first issue. Currently we do not have any sample papers for students to look at. Please come back and check with us about this matter next year.

    Is there a minimum/maximum page length for the manuscripts?


    Who can submit?

    Anyone who was enrolled in English 100, 101, or 202 from Summer 2010 to Spring 2011. Please come back and check with us for the submission criteria next year.

    What documents can be submitted to the Crimson Quill?

    We accept any written works which were written for your English 100, 101, or 202 courses.

    How many submissions are we allowed to submit?

    In an attempt to include as many writing samples as possible, we do not limit numbers of submissions. However, we normally will publish only one work from the same author.

    Where do we turn in our submissions?

    You can take your manuscript to the English Department office, Leonard 110, and e-mail a digital copy to by Monday, December 2010.