• skylar

    Former Editor-in-Chief Skylar Alexander showcases artwork featured in earthwords 34.  

  • gray

    Fiction Editor Gray Lantta poses with the Death Match Title Belt, which earthwords won in last year's Literary Death Match.  

  • spookystage

    Our spooky stage at the annual Hallowreading event

  • elena

    Drama editor Elena Bruess during our Untitled staged reading event with improv troupe Paperback Rhino


earthwords: the undergraduate literary review showcases the best literary and artistic endeavors of students attending the University of Iowa, fosters an undergraduate literary community within Iowa City, and provides its staff members with the experience of producing a literary magazine in real time.  While earthwords’ board, style, and length change every year, our dedication to promoting the creative works of the University of Iowa’s undergraduate body remains constant in every issue.  

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