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Please consult our website and purchase an issue of Harpur Palate to see what sorts of submissions our editors like. Please note that, except for cover art and our undergraduate contests, we cannot accept submissions from authors affiliated with Binghamton University.

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Thank you for your interest in Harpur Palate! As always, thank you for your support and we hope to read work from you soon.