WHISPERING WIND Magazine is a bi-monthly magazine of
culture, crafts, art and contemporary powwow of the American Indian. WHISPERING
WIND will consider for publication articles, manuscripts,
reports, and reviews in keeping with its format.
Major articles can be any length and should, if
necessary to the text,
include photos and/or illustrations. Illustrations can be rough – our
artists will re-illustrate to your specifications if final
cannot be furnished by the author. Fiction is usually not well received
by the editorial board, however, stories, myths, legends that can be
will be considered. Major articles should include an introduction, body
of your work, conclusion, and bibliography. The bibliography should be
on a separate page, double spaced. If applicable to the text, reference
numbers should be bracketed [ ] in the text. Do not use
footnotes. Email submissions
preferred or on disk.
Bibliography form should
the APA format (click
"HOW-TO” CRAFT ARTICLES describing traditional
should emphasize, but not be limited to, the use of historical
and construction techniques. Where contemporary craft materials and
used in describing construction techniques of historical material
historical methods and materials and the difference in results between
the original and the contemporary material should be noted. Craft
should not include the use of illegal materials such as certain
and furs. Reference to their use as historical materials should be
Crafter'sCorner and CollectorsCorner —
Submissions for these
two features should be 450-600 words (1-2 pages, double spaced) and
be limited to a general description of the piece with emphasis on
used. Illustrations may accompany submissions for these two features.
photographs (prints) of the piece(s) should be submitted. Articles that
describe manufacturing technique requiring substantial illustration,
be considered a major article and be submitted for consideration as
PHOTOS – Black & White or Color.
Digital images preferred
(300 dpi); prints accepted; any size, in duplicate. Photo descriptions
should be on a separate sheet. Avoid writing on the back of the photos,
except to number them. PHOTO HINT: When photographing objects, such as
moccasins, pipe bags, etc., photograph the object against an
light background. WHISPERING WIND Magazine cannot provide
ALL WORK SHOULD BE SUBMITTED via
email to firstname.lastname@example.org. or on disk. If the author cannot
email, work, including images, should be sent in duplicate with
and wide margins. Author should include a brief biographical
paragraph. Do not
high resolution imags via email. You may send 72 dpi images via email.
If accepted for publication we will request photographs and/or 300 dpi
On acceptance for publication, all articles, photos
become the property of Written Heritage, the publisher of WHISPERING
WIND Magazine, unless prior arrangements are made.
Payment: Authors whose work is accepted for
a complimentary subscription to Whispering Wind from acceptance
until one year post publication and six copies of the issue in which
Include a self addressed, stamped envelope if you wish
returned. Submissions should be directed to the Editor, WHISPERING
Magazine, PO Box 1390, Folsom, LA 70437-1390.