Writer’s Guidelines

Want to write for I RISE? You’ve come to the right place!

We urge all contributors to strictly adhere to these guidelines. We read all entries very thoroughly. Failure to comply with the following guidelines will immediately result in your contribution not being considered for publication.

  • All contributors MUST BE a self-identifying WoC (Woman of Colour) or a non-binary PoC (People of Colour).
  • No discrimination will be tolerated on the grounds of gender, gender identity, religion, class, disability and race. If you’re submission breaches this, your piece will not be published.

 Guidelines using photographs

  • If you wish to use your own photographs and videography – please state this clearly.
  • If you’re using a photo/video that isn’t your own property, please acknowledge this clearly.
  • Using sources must be acknowledged. Any form of plagiarism will result in immediate rejection of your submission.

If you have any further concerns, or questions about this, please contact Rahma at irisemagazine@gmail.com.


Image taken by Rahma Hussein 

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I RISE Magazine is an online platform dedicated to showcasing the stories, talents and trials of women of colour and non-binary people of colour in educational institutions. Our aim is to collectively represent, lead the way and inspire ourselves and future generations.

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