SUBMISSIONS

Submissions are now OPEN for the 1913 Prize for First Books, to be selected by RUTH ELLEN KOCHER!


Hello first book writers! We're on the lookout for the best & brightest & baddest work out there…& so we are thrilled to announce that we are NOW reading for the 1913 Prize for First Books, to be selected by the most excellent RUTH ELLEN KOCHER!

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SUBMISSION DETAILS:

Deadline: June 30, 2016

Eligibility: Any writer who has NOT YET published a full-length book (chapbooks ok) is eligible to submit!

Genre: There are NO genre limitations. Poetry, prose, creative nonfiction, fiction, visual work, hybrid work, and the in between are ALL welcomed. (No collaborations or translations, sorry.)

Length: There are NO length limitations. (Most manuscripts are between 50-120 pages.)

Fee: There is a reading fee of $25, which goes towards the publication of the book(s) selected and the workings of 1913 Press.

Book: Included in the reading fee is a copy of READ, our annual anthology of inter-translation. If you just want to submit, you may choose the no anthology option.

Notification: We'll read submissions over the summer and hope to have selection(s) made by Fall 2016. Please subscribe to 1913's mailing list or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for updates. 

Prize: The winning writer(s) will receive $250 and book publication by 1913 Press in 2017.

Thank you kindly for your work! We can't wait to get reading…



Submissions are now OPEN for the 1913 Open Prose Book Prize, to be selected by MAGGIE NELSON!

Hello people with prose! We're on the lookout for a badass prose book and are thrilled to announce that we are NOW reading for such a one, to be selected by the utterly wondrous MAGGIE NELSON!

SUBMISSION DETAILS:

Deadline: June 30, 2016

Genre: "Prose" as widely defined.

Eligibility: Anyone is eligible to submit! Collaborations, mixed media, and translations are also accepted.

Fee: There is a reading fee of $15, which goes towards the publication of the book(s) selected and the workings of 1913 Press.

Publication: The winning writer will receive $500 and publication of their book in 2017.

Notification: We'll read submissions over the summer and hope to have selection(s) made by Fall 2016. Please subscribe to 1913's mailing list or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for updates. 

And thank YOU so kindly for your work! We can't wait to get reading…