How to Submit

The editors invite submissions of translations of literary texts (accompanied by the original) from or into Catalan, Chinese, French, German, Classical Greek, Italian, Latin, Norwegian, Portuguese, and Spanish. The editors welcome brief articles, notes, comments, or reviews pertaining to literary translation.

Manuscripts for consideration should be submitted by email to the Editors of Shadows and Echoes, New Series.  Mark the subject line “Shadows and Echoes submission.”  The writer’s name should appear only on the cover letter, not on the copy.

Length of Submissions

  • Essays may be of any length
  • Translations: please submit no more than three (3) poems or one prose piece at a time.
  • Reviews should be kept under 2,000 words.

Manuscripts should be double-spaced, and should conform to the latest MLA-style guidelines. Shadows and Echoes, New Series publishes articles in English.

Authors are responsible for checking the accuracy of all references and for ensuring that complete information is provided in the Works Cited list for all sources referenced in the text. In addition, translators are responsible for obtaining permission from the copyright holder.


Deadlines for new editions of the journal are announced regularly.  Submissions are to be sent to one of the following Board members:

Dr. Tyler T. Travillian, Classics
Dr. Adela Ramos, English
Dr. Christian Gerzso, English

Shadows & Echoes
c/o Dr. Tyler T. Travillian
Department of Languages & Literatures
Pacific Lutheran University
12180 Park Avenue S.
Tacoma, WA 98447