Fragments of Persephone aims to begin a dialogue about the contrast between commonly accepted conceptions of femininity and the reality of it. We want lived womanhood; the growing pains, the gritty privacy of girlhood, We want work that comments on the relationships between real women and the conceptions of legendary and mythical women - goddesses, saints, and pop idols. As guest editor Jeanann Verlee said "Explore your dichotomies. Be unapologetic."
Submissions will open on January 21st 2015