Access magazine reflects how we learn, create and share within our vibrant community. Forged on the idea of collaboration, Access connects you with important issues like early literacy and workforce development--all while boosting your literary prowess and introducing you to our thriving creative community.
Editor's Correction (pg 20): "Contentious" should be "Conscientious"
Here's what you'll find in issue 005:
- The importance of Will Eisner's work and its impact on graphic novels and comics
- Local budding comics, innovative illustrators, and literary legends
- An interview with Drag King Marty McGuy
- The Fall From Grace
- Recommendations featuring villains as the hero
- A Dinner Table Talk for the whole family
- A DIY Thaumatrope
Pick up a copy at any of our library locations or check out the complete digital issue above for some extra special content.
We read on a rolling basis, and welcome community submissions for feature stories, original works and photography/art. Please see specific submission guidelines below.
At this time, we prefer all submissions be electronic. Please submit by emailing AccessMag@RichlandLibrary.com.
We accept well-researched non-fiction on topics related to Early Literacy, Workforce Development and Community. Submissions must be between 1,000 and 2,500 words in length and previously unpublished.
We’re looking for local author fiction excerpts (3,000 words or less), short fiction, poetry, song lyrics and more.
We welcome art and photography submissions. Please ensure file sizes are high-res and a minimum of 2,550 px by 3,300 px.