Zariat Yetunde Ayoade reports,
The English and Literary Studies Students’ Association (ELSSA), Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, has called for contents submission from interested students, both in the Department and other Faculties, who will like to feature their writings in the upcoming Magazine Publication from the Department.
According to the flyer released by the association, students can submit different genres of writing including “Short stories, Poetry, Essay, Articles, Book reviews, Creative writing and Critical Analysis.”
The flyer titles “CALL FOR SUBMISSION,” included guidelines and eligibility on the submissions including the deadline pegged at 30th September, 2023.
The guidelines for submission includes that every piece whether Essay or Literary work must not exceed 450 words.
“It should be typed on MS word, with Font Size 12 (Time New Roman), Line Spacing 1.5,” it states.
Students submitting their piece are also enjoined to provide their details including: name, level and course of study.
“For submission of Essay piece, submit to firstname.lastname@example.org & for submission of Literary/Creative Works, submit to 07062499094,” the flyer reads.
Speaking with the Chairman of the Magazine committee, Onawola Abdulqodir, he explained that the submission is opened to all UDUS students and the magazine will also feature adverts from different businesses within the school environment.
“The magazine is opened to non English and Literary students, but submissions from students outside the Department will attract charges. The free submission is only for students of the Department. We are also featuring adverts from businesses, if they are interested,” Abdulqodir noted.