River Voices

Front Cover of Spring 2017 River Voices publication

The Spring 2017 River Voices was printed by Adair Graphic Communications of Dexter, MI.

River Voices, Muskegon Community College’s literary magazine, showcases the work of current students, faculty, and alumni.

We are accepting submissions for Winter 2018 publication. Please submit your poetry, short stories, essays, song lyrics, photographs and/or art work using the online form below. The deadline for submissions is February 15, 2018.

For more information on submitting your work or joining the River Voices team, please contact MCC English Instructor Shauna Hayes at (843) 469-0687 or by email at: shauna.hayes@muskegoncc.edu.

Click here to view the MCC Spring 2017 River Voices.


River Voices Winter 2018 Submission Form

  • Please select the category for which you are submitting your entry. You may choose only one.
  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: docx, doc, jpg, mp4.
  • If your piece is chosen to be part of the magazine, we would like to include a little personal information about each author/artist. For example, “Natalie is an art student who hopes to travel the world, sharing her vision through the camera lens. She finds inspiration by walking the city streets and by eating gourmet pizza!” Please share a brief bio/anecdote below:

Student Literary Journals in MCC Library Archives

The archival depository for Muskegon Community College is in the Hendrik Meijer Library/Information Technology Center. The Archives contains student literary magazine publications of original prose, poetry and artwork dating back to 1959. The publication, which has changed names over the years, was first titled Chanticleer, then Stark Naked, and is currently titled River Voices. An index to these publications is available in Excel format or in HTML format. The index includes the name of student, title of work, genre, publication, issue and date.