• November 1, 2012 12:00 AM PDT
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    The competition is open to writers who have not yet published a novel who are U.S. residents writing in English. Previously unpublished novels, novellas, and collections of closely linked short stories may be submitted for the competition. The Prize...
  • November 1, 2012 12:00 AM PDT
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    This annual contest awards prizes of $1,000 in fiction and in poetry. Winners and finalists will make up next winter's print issue of the national literary magazine Mississippi Review. Fiction entries should be 1000-8000 words, poetry entries should b...
  • November 1, 2012 12:00 AM PDT
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    The Many Voices Project is the distinguished annual competition (since 1981) to find new and emerging writers. The submission period for the 2012 MVP Competition, a search for book-length unpublished manuscripts by new or emerging writers, is Sept. 15 ...
  • November 1, 2012 1:00 AM PDT
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    The Wabash Prize for Poetry is sponsored by Sycamore Review, Purdue University's internationally acclaimed literary journal. For each submission, send up to three poems, of no more than six total pages (all poems should be compiled into a single docume...
  • November 1, 2012 8:00 AM PDT
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    Two days of panel discussions, small-group workshops, and one-on-one editorial critiques with ONLY literary agents on the program, including a brand-new workshop with literary agent Donald Maass! EXTRA! Thursday evening workshop: “The Art of the Logli...
  • November 2, 2012 3:00 PM PDT
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    This intensive weekend is designed to give you a comprehensive look at how the children’s book publishing industry works. You will gain understanding of all processes associated with submitting, producing, and selling a trade book or magazine article. You...
  • November 2, 2012 4:00 PM PDT
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    On Friday, November 2, a small (maximum 8), select group of poets will come to this place: a turn-of-the-century Colonial revival estate, nestled in the Pioneer Valley of western Massachusetts, and there they will work closely with poet and conference fou...
  • November 2, 2012 5:00 PM PDT
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    The Fall Conference attracts hundreds of writers from around the country and provides a weekend full of activities that include lunch and dinner banquets with readings, keynotes, tracks in several genres, open mic sessions, and the opportunity for one-on-...
  • November 3, 2012 8:00 AM PDT
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    On Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, WV Writers will have its first FALL CONFERENCE! This one-day conference will be held at Graceland Inn & Conference Center in Elkins, WV. Presenting workshops are Dr. Wiley Cash, Sarah Dooley, Karin Fuller, Sandy Tritt, Micha...
  • November 7, 2012 8:00 AM PST
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    Beside the San Francisco Bay, aspiring authors will study and apply the most effective techniques of craft and style while also learning the necessary facts about the publishing market. This Algonkian Writer Conference event is only open to serious writer...