The reader, the student, the parent, the professor, the story-lover, the art monster, the author, the artist, the casual onlooker – this journal is for you.

About Us

The North Texas Review (NTR) publishes quality student art and literature in order to honor student creativity beyond the classroom. NTR gets published in the spring semester of each academic year, and it is fully student-staffed.

Our 2019-20 Staff

Learn about how to submit

NTR Online


Deadline: December 6, 2019


Decisions about accepted pieces will be made by February 1st

Submission Formatting
Times New Roman, 12 pt. font
1 in. margins
Accepted file types: .doc, .docx, or rtf

*Poetry submissions should be spaced as how it would appear in print

Submission Guidelines
Writers may submit only 1 piece of fiction, including traditional short stories, short plays, and short screenplays. If you are submitting flash fiction (fiction <1000 words), you may submit up to 2 along with 1 piece of long fiction. Submissions may not exceed 12 pages total (about 3,500 words double-spaced).

Writers may submit up to 2 pieces of non-fiction as separate files. Submissions may not exceed 12 pages total (about 3,500 words double-spaced).

Writers may submit up to 3 poems as separate files. Submissions may not exceed 3 pages total, single-spaced.

Art and Photography:
Artists may submit up to 2 images of original artwork and a maximum of 5 photographs. Art and photography must be at minimum 300 dpi and be submitted as a .png or .jpg file type.

 Submit Here



Who can submit to NTR?
Any student enrolled at UNT during the Fall 2019 semester can submit to NTR.

What can I submit?
NTR accepts submissions of the following:

  • Poetry
  • Creative Non-fiction
  • Fiction
  • Artwork
  • Photography

When can I submit?
NTR is now accepting submissions for the 2019-20 edition. The deadline to submit is December 6, 2019. For more information, visit our submissions page.

When is NTR published?
NTR is published and released in the Spring semester. Keep up with our page here or follow us on social media for the dates of our release events.