PRAIRIE WIND MAGAZINE 2018 Accepting Submissions

Dates: Friday, February 2, 2018 - Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Freeport – Submissions are now being accepted for the twenty-sixth annual Prairie Wind art and literary magazine.  The Prairie Wind is a collection of original poetry, prose, visual art and recorded music contributed by students, staff, alumni and other members of the Highland Community College District.  All writers and artists residing in the Highland District (Stephenson Ogle, Carroll and Jo-Daviesss counties) may submit work to be considered for publication.  The annual magazine publishes in May.

Submission guidelines are available at  The deadline is February 28, 2018.  More information is available from the magazine’s faculty advisors:  Bob Apolloni (  815-599-3479;  Tracy Mays  (  815-599-3579; Sam Tucibat  (  815-599-3614.

Highland Community College , 2998 West Pearl City Road, Freeport, IL  has published the annual magazine since 1992.  It is a cooperative project of the Humanities, Graphic Design, Art and Music departs in the Division of Humanities, Social Sciences and Fine Arts.  The editorial board is composed of students and volunteer community members who are guided by a team of faculty advisors.