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School of Medicine humanities journal Tabula Rasa issues call for submissions; deadline is March 31

Feb. 1, 2022, 1:59 PM

Tabula Rasa, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine’s medical humanities journal, is accepting writing and artwork for its next edition.

All submissions should be sent to by March 31st, 2022

Guidelines for submission:

  • Written submissions should be typed. The maximum word count is 2,000*, but there is no lower limit. Excerpts of longer works are welcome if self-contained.
  • For artwork and photography, we accept pieces in both black/white and color. We prefer high-resolution (e.g. 300 ppi) images in TIFF, JPEG, or PNG.
  • Any references for op-eds or articles should be listed in AMA format.
  • All submissions should be titled (or explicitly “Untitled”). If they wish, artists may submit captions or brief descriptions to be included in publication.
  • There is no upper limit on the number of submissions per person.
  • Please submit work that has not been published elsewhere*.

To see the 2021 and previous issues of Tabula Rasa/Post Call Anthology, please visit:

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