Toronto Youth Food Policy Council Journal Call for Submissions

The Toronto Youth Food Policy Council is inviting submissions for our first Special Edition journal. The TYFPC is a youth leader in food policy—seeking to mobilize and engage youth to help build a just food system. The TYFPC Journal aims to bring together a progressive youth vision and voice in the food system. Our objective is to create a journal of poetry, short stories, art and photography as well as any other printable forms of expression to showcase the diversity of connections and understandings around food.

Submission Guidelines:

  1. Written by youth (under 30).
  2. One page illustrations, photographs, poetry, short stories (2,500 words)
  3. Acceptable topics can include, but are not limited to: food issues, food systems, food movement, food literacy, nutrition, sustainable agriculture, food and the environment, food access and equity, and urban agriculture.
  4. Must be progressive, creative, current and relevant!

Submission deadline is January 1, 2014.

For submissions or inquiries, please contact

We look forward to hearing from you!

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