The editors for Perspectives Anthology: Poetry Concerning Autism and Other Disabilities, have announced that as of 12 AM today, they are no longer accepting unsolicited submissions for their anthology, and have begun to review the submissions from over 60 poets on 4 continents who have sent in their poetry to be reviewed. Poetry will be accepted, according to the editors, based on relevance to the anthology's theme, quality of the poetry itself, and adherence to the spirit of the anthology's mission statement. They have also promised to send direct notification to all poets once their works have been reviewed, to let them know which of their works, if any, have been accepted. Although they are no longer taking open submissions, they wish to remind invited poets that they still have until the date they were privately given to get their work in to the editors.
June 2, 2010