Publisher’s description: Understorey Magazine is published in partnership with the Alexa McDonough Institute for Women, Gender and Social Justice at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Launched in 2013, Understorey remains one of few magazines to focus on diverse stories of women's lives and experiences, as told through fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, visual art, and combinations of these genres.
Recent and forthcoming themes include Climate, Theatre, Age, Blood, Service, African Nova Scotian Women, and Femmes Francophones du Canada Atlantique.
Understorey publishes new and established writers. We aim to send personal replies to every submission and provide constructive comments when possible.
Funded in part by the Canada Council for the Arts.