Badlands (Copyright © 2010) is published annually by the Palm Desert Campus of California State University, San Bernardino. Badlands is a bilingual literary journal that publishes original creative work (fiction, non-fiction, poetry, art and photography) in Spanish and English, and original translations from Spanish and Latin American literature. Badlands also accepts original visual art submissions, including photography. The editors are students at the CSUSB Palm Desert Campus. The publication is made possible by funds from the Instructionally Related Programs Board.


We now accept submissions online at Badlands Literary Journal. Follow the instructions to submit your original fiction, poetry, nonfiction, or photography/art. For questions, trouble with submissions, e-mail Stephen Lehigh at badlandseditor@gmail.com.