Qitaab is a user-run platform, and we are open to submissions all year round. We currently accept the following:

  1. Written pieces (opinion pieces, reviews, open letters, etc.) of 500-800 words each in any Indian language
  2. Poetry, which can be submitted with no specific word limit in mind
  3. Artwork and illustrations including but not limited to typography, comics, and both digital and hand-drawn illustrations
  4. Photography

In case you wish to submit you work, please email us at with ‘Submission’ in the subject line.

Qitaab respects your identity! If you are submitting your work, please accompany it with either your full name or a request to be published anonymously.

We reserve the right to edit your written content before its publication, while maintaining its authenticity.

In case we publish your work, you will continue to own it. Qitaab however reserves the right to re-publish it in our publications with due credit. You may send it elsewhere to publish if it has already been published on Qitaab.

Thank you, and happy creating!