THE THING ITSELF LITERARY JOURNAL
ENGLISH DEPARTMENT


Each work, or thing, included here is a small part of the greater whole. Individually, the things may represent a feeling, thought, or emotion. Together they represent a synergistic, cohesive voice. Collectively, they are no longer about a thing, but instead represent The Thing Itself.

The Thing Itself accepts submissions from students, staff, and faculty. The literary journal has traditionally been released at a publication party during OLLU’s Literary Festival in April. All entries are evaluated by the journal’s student editorial board and appointed faculty. Prizes are given in each genre (poetry, fiction, nonfiction, art). Professionals outside the University community select the winners. Issue 39 is available online


 The Thing Itself 2012 Award Winners


The Thing Itself - Issue 39
 2012

Click for the full PDF of 2012 Winners
Faculty Advisor: Nan Cuba, MFA

Cover Art by Zachary Schreiber, "Skulls"
(Award Winner, Art and Photography)




Read past issues of The Thing Itself:


The Thing Itself - Issue 34
2006
 "
Heart Without Borders...
 ...Corazon Sin Fronteras
"  

 The Thing Itself - Issue 35
 2007
 "
La Vida Consciente/
 The Conscious Life
"
The Thing Itself - Issue 36
 2008
 "
Palabras de Justicia/
 Just Words
"
The Thing Itself - Issue 37
2009

LIT: The Fire Inside Us 


                




















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