Print Edition

our latest edition – Volume 31

Élan Literary Magazine publishes a print issue in May of each calendar year. Print issues include a compilation of our Fall and Spring online editions, as well as print exclusive content.

Our current print edition is a representation of the incredible work created by students and curated by an all student-led staff. The editors describe the work in this edition as being “…for those discovering their power and wisdom.”

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I wrote unconsciously…I wrote about gummy worms in the front of a drug store with a pinata on the window sill and the sweetness of something that was supposed to be sour…I fell in love with writing because I was a little girl who knew too much.

— “The Seed of a Rotten Soul” by Evelyn Alfonso

print exclusive Writing


  • The Seed to a Rotten Soul by Evelyn Alfonso
  • Dinuguan by Seth Gozar
  • Chacha’s Pamilya  by Seth Gozar


  • Columbus Day by Joyce DeCerce





  • Waiting at the Doorstep  by Wendy Turner
  • bidi bidi bom bom by Andrea Torres
  • You’ll See Latina’s Thighs by Andrea Torres
  • Caged In by Courtney Brown
  • Fuel by Madison Dorsey
  • A Syrian Mother by Madison Dorsey
  • When My Daughter First Drinks Lemonade by Joyce DeCerce