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Short Fiction Contest
The nineteenth annual Short Fiction Contest is open. Pulitzer Prize-winner Adam Johnson will judge and award the prizes. We do hope to read your work, so enter now!
American Zoetrope Screenplay Contest
The thirteenth annual American Zoetrope Screenplay Contest is open for entries. The deadline ($50) is Monday, September 14. Francis Coppola and the American Zoetrope staff will judge. Complete details are available at the Zoetrope website.
Fall Writing Workshops
We offer award-winning online courses for all levels of writers. Classes are available twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, and begin the week of October 5. Class size is strictly limited to sixteen students, so register now.
We are thrilled to announce a few recent awards for our contributors. Colum McCann's "Sh'khol," from the Fall 2014 edition, has been selected for Best American Short Stories 2015 by T.C. Boyle and has won a 2016 Pushcart Prize. Elizabeth McCracken's "Birdsong from the Radio," from the Fall 2013 issue, has won a 2015 O. Henry Prize. We congratulate these writers on such tremendous distinctions.
Jennifer S. Davis
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