Call for Papers: Comedy and Errors

Show us your funnies!

Southerly is looking for a small number of essays and memoir, poems and short fiction on the theme of Comedy and Errors. From the laugh-out-loud to the wryly ironic, from biting satire to gag-a-minute, Southerly 77.3 Comedy & Errors considers comedy in all its forms. Comedy as genre, as a mode of cultural critique, as a reflection and a prediction, we want your work on textual laughs. We’re looking for diverse voices, historical perspectives and considerations of the role of comedy in the development of Australian literature. Please contact editor Elizabeth McMahon ( if you have questions re a possible submission. If so, please use the Subject line Comedy and Errors. Otherwise please submit all work via our submissions page.

All work due by October 31st 2017.