New Chapbook from George Elliott Clarke | War Canticles

More than a decade after George Elliott Clarke’s first Vallum chapbook, The Gospel of X, we are thrilled to announce the publication of War Canticles in a limited edition of 125 copies. And we’re publishing it in the spring, rather than the fall, because it’s been a long, difficult winter and we deserve some poetry! Visit […]

2022 Vallum Poetry Award | Submissions Open!

The 2022 Vallum Poetry Award is open for submissions until July 15   The winner of the Vallum Poetry Award receives $750 and finalists receive $250, as well as publication in Vallum magazine. The submission fee is $25 for Canadian entrants, $30 for U.S. and international entrants. Payments are processed through our Submittable account. Each […]

Vallum is Hiring! | Editorial Assistant | Canada Summer Jobs

EDITORIAL ASSISTANT Vallum Society for Education in Arts & Letters (VSEAL) is a registered Canadian charity that publishes a biannual poetry magazine, chapbooks, and administrates the Poetry for Our Future!  outreach program, which provides literacy workshops to underserved communities in Montreal. VSEAL is offering one person the contract position of Editorial Assistant for 30 hours per […]

Nora Kelly | ENTANGLED

Winner of the 2022 Vallum Cover Award “Entangled” is a series of paintings dealing with the emotional and psychic landscapes brought about by the pandemic. In the artist’s own words: When the pandemic hit in 2020, the world quickly transitioned from “normal” to the unfamiliar: new rules, new information and new ways to live our […]