Northern Public Affairs publishes a variety of articles, commentaries, and news items online and in our magazine. We welcome inquiries and pitches in the following areas:


Northern Public Affairs publishes articles on academic research and topics. These articles are written in accessible language for a general audience. We accept articles between 1000 – 2500 words. For inquiries, please write our editorial team at

Freelance contributors

Northern Public Affairs publishes ongoing news and opinion pieces on our website. For our freelancing rates and to pitch us a story, please write our Online Editor at

Arts and Culture

Northern Public Affairs is pleased to publish all kinds of writing and artistic expression: essays, short fiction, poetry, and visual arts on a variety of themes. For emerging writers, please consider applying to the Emerging Northern Writers and Artists Fund.
Established writers, photographers, and artists are encourage to inquire with our Online Editor about publishing opportunities (