This website will be your link to local readings and resources, as well as journals and publications that are particularly open to student writing. It will also feature contests and calls for submission that come to the department.
SOZOPOL FICTION SEMINARS, June 13–17, 2019: CREATIVE WRITING EDITION | Writing About Immigration
The Elizabeth Kostova Foundation offers a call for participation in the twelfth annual edition of the Sozopol Seminars which will take place between June 13-17, 2019, in the ancient town of Sozopol, Bulgaria. For more information, visit the website.
Deadline is Feb. 1
$500 for first place, $200 for second place, and $100 for third place!
This year’s theme is “A Memorable Outdoor Experience or Special Interest.” Please find contest details and rules at http://www.vowa.org/?page_id=131.
The Magazine welcomes submissions of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and comics from
undergraduate writers currently enrolled in any North American post-secondary institution. See complete guidelines at http://themagpracticum.weebly.com.
Frontier Poetry is looking for winning poems from new poets. Submit your work here! [Note: this contest has a fee.]
Silver Needle Press, a new literary and artistic collective, invites submissions from both emerging and established writers. The journal is excited to offer the option for personalized feedback on all submissions, and all contributors will be invited to participate in an interview series regarding creative process. They are currently looking for poetry, short fiction, creative nonfiction, visual art, and anything in between; they love pieces that challenge traditional notions of genre. For more details on submission guidelines, visit https://www.silverneedlepress.com/submissions/