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The Blount Truth

Literary Journal Affiliated with the University of Alabama's Blount Scholars Program 

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After a long summer, The Blount Truth is ready to commence its fourth year of publishing!

Here are some key things to know for this year:

  1. Deadline for all submissions is JANUARY 15, 2022

  2. As usual, we accept every creative genre without limitations. You can also submit an essay that you particularly enjoyed writing.

  3. Check out past editions of the journal under the ”Print Journal” and ”Online Journal” tabs of this website.

  4. Come say hi at our Get on Board Day Table on AUGUST 26

  5. And of course, be sure to email if you have any questions or concerns!

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We are so excited to announce that the new edition of the online journal is out! We are so proud of the journals we've made this year, and we hope you enjoy them. You can access a PDF of our print journal in the "Print Journal" tab at the top of this page. You can access our brand new online journal in the "Online Journal" tab.

Feel free to reach out at if you have any questions or comments!

We appreciate all of your support and have already started brainstorming for next year!

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Thank you, readers and submitters of The Blount Truth! We appreciate your support and patience as our team navigated the pandemic this year, and we hope you'll love our newest edition of the journal as much as we do! All you need to do is click on the "Print Journal" tab on our homepage and you should be able to access the 2021 edition. Please email us at if you have any questions or concerns about accessing the journal!

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Who and What We Are 

The Blount Scholars Program is a selective, four-year, living and learning community at The University of Alabama that leads to a minor in Liberal Arts. Students of the Blount Scholars Program have created the Blount literary journal, The Blount Truth, to showcase young creative writers at The University of Alabama. 

Any and all students attending The University of Alabama are graciously welcome to submit to the journal.

We encourage all creative writers to apply!


Check our submissions page for our submission rules/guidelines

The Blount Truth is not operated by the University of Alabama. The opinions and views within this publication are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the position of the University of Alabama and its staff.

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