Headwaters is UNC Asheville’s Literary and Creative Arts Magazine. All UNC Asheville students, staff, and faculty are invited to submit original creative work to the magazine.


Submissions are now CLOSED for our 2024 issue


Headwaters Production:

The Department of English offers a four-credit course during the spring semester that focuses on the creation, publication, and distribution of Headwaters. Students will cultivate skills in editorial selection, production and design, distribution, and promotion, preparing them for future opportunities in publishing, editorial, and advertising careers.

For more information, email the magazine at headwaters@unca.edu or contact the faculty advisor, Dr. Evan Gurney (egurney@unca.edu).