The following are campus publications to which many of our Professional Writing majors contribute. Professional Writing students also hold editing or managing positions at these publications.

Essence Fine Arts and Literary Magazine is a collaborative interdisciplinary publication, co-edited by students from the Professional Writing program and the Communication Design department, that showcases the finest visual and verbal work of Kutztown University students.

Email: KU Essence
Professional Writing Advisor: Dr. Anthony Bleach
Communication Design Advisor: Dr. Kathleen Clair

The Keystone is the student newspaper of Kutztown University. It is a weekly publication, with a staff consisting of editors, photographers, writers, business managers, etc. The newspaper is produced by desktop publishing techniques. The editors are elected and the governance of the organization is under a constitution. Training in journalism and various production techniques is offered and academic credit can be obtained for participation.

Email: Keystone
Advisor: Dr. Michael J. Downing

The Keystonia is the official Kutztown University yearbook. Prepared by student writers, photographers, and graphic artists, The Keystonia serves as an annual record of life on the Kutztown campus.

Email: Keystonia
Advisor: Professor Melissa Nurczynski

Shoofly is a student-run literary journal sponsored by the English Department of Kutztown University. Founded in 2004, Shoofly showcases original poetry and fiction by students and members of the Kutztown University community.

Email: Shoofly
Advisor: Professor Jeffrey Voccola

Kutztown University’s English department recently acquired The Journal of Dracula Studies, which is edited by Dr. Curt Herr and Dr. Anne DeLong. This peer-reviewed, academic journal is published yearly and features scholarly articles from around the world on Bram Stoker, Dracula, the Vampire in folklore, fiction, film and popular culture.

Editors: Dr. Curt Herr | Dr. Anne DeLong