El Cid

Due Date: 12-20-2021

El Cid is a journal devoted to the dissemination of critical and creative work in Spanish of graduate and undergraduate students. Students who want to submit their work do not have to be members of Sigma Delta Pi. We encourage original contributions in any literary genres—critical essays, short stories, and poetry (maximum 5,000 words). Works submitted to El Cid should have not been previously published nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere. Students may send multiple submissions, but only one will be published in a particular edition of the journal. All publications will be eligible for the Ignacio R. M. Galbis literary prize for best original work. Essays should follow MLA style and be submitted as Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx) files. Please state the title, the student’s name, institutional affiliation, and e-mail address on the first page. No reference to the student’s name should appear elsewhere in the manuscript. The deadline for submissions is 20 December 2021. Submissions should be sent to Hellín-García (, The Citadel, Dept. of Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, 171 Moultrie St., Charleston, SC 29409. For more information, visit