Luna Negra is Kent State University's arts and literature journal. Work submitted by Kent State students is accepted 24/7 at This includes poetry, short stories, non-fiction, essays, photography, paintings, drawings, and other forms of art. In general, all forms of creativity are accepted and considered for publication. We publish a print magazine annually and digital submissions are provided by our hard working staff. If you are a person who makes things, think about showing them to us, you'll find a home here.

Luna Negra Staff

Editor: Samuel Hersh

Art Director: Maggie Morgans

Writer: Carrie George, Devin Reany

Designers: Alexis Scranton

Illustrator: Amrita Datta