Rockhurst Reader

The Rockhurst Reader is an undergraduate literary journal published by the editors of the Rockhurst Review. The Review features work that moves and challenges from national and international writers. The Reader provides a venue for emerging writers in Kansas City to share their work, develop their skills, and build literary community. 

College students in the Kansas City area, The Rockhurst Reader is looking to publish YOUR writing. Submit up to 10 pages of creative work for the chance to be featured in the 2018 issue. All work by any level of writer is welcome, and new writers are especially encouraged. We want to see your work, regardless of if it is your 1st piece or your 100th. You can send in poetry, creative nonfiction, or short stories (up to 10 pages) to by May 15, 2018.