37:3 Geek Girls

Calling all geeks! Room wants your geekiest fiction, poetry, creative non-fiction, graphic literature, and critical essays for our September 2014 issue, Geek Girls. The issue will be jammed-packed with Canadian geek culture, including superhero-inspired art by Sandra Chevrier, short fiction by science fiction author Larissa Lai, interviews with some of the wittiest geeks on the Internet and more!

Check out our guidelines for full details.

Deadline: January 31, 2014

Assistant Editors: Taryn Hubbard, Carrie Schmidt

About the Editor:
Meghan Bell is a writer, editor, comic book artist, and geek girl. She had an entire bookshelf dedicated to comic books, and a soft spot for epic fantasy and science fiction. Her childhood idols were Monica Hughes, Madeleine L'Engle, and K. A. Applegate (look them up!). She joined the Room collective in 2011, and was the assistant editor for issue 36:3, Crime. This is her editorial debut.

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    In this issue:

    Carleigh Baker, Leslie Beckmann, Isa Benn, Alison Braid, Maggie Burton, Ava C. Cipri, Kayla Czaga, Ruth Daniell, Leanne Dunic, Tanis Franco, Andréa Ledding, Tanya Lyons, Kim McCullough, Amber McMillan, Nav Nagra, Sarah Nakamura, Zehra Naqvi, Annmarie O’Connell, Eva Redamonti, Amanda Rhodenizer, stephanie roberts, Emily Schultz, Idrissa Simmonds, Mallory Tater, Erika Thorkelson, Debbie Urbanski, Susan E. Wadds, Laurelyn Whitt, Irene Wilder

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