Congratulations to MSt alumnus David Shook, whose book Our Obsidian Tongues is to be published by by Eyewear in spring, 2013.
Publication details will appear on the Eyewear Books page.
Lilith Magazine is sponsoring its annual fiction contest with a closing deadline of March 15, 2013.
“We are looking for stories that speak to the experiences of Jewish women everywhere.”
First prize is publication and $250; there is no entry fee. For more details about how to submit manuscripts, please go to the Lilith Magazine Fiction contest website.
The Courtyard’s 7th King’s Cross Award for New Writing for the stage is open for submissions between 7th January and 30th April 2013.
The Award is open to writers for the stage resident in the UK or Republic of Ireland.
Scripts must be unpublished and unperformed.
The entry fee is £10.
Further details are on the Award webpage.
The White Review has announced an annual White Review Short Story Prize, judged in 2013 by a panel including Booker Prize-shortlisted author Deborah Levy and awarded by Tom McCarthy.
Supported by the Jerwood Charitable Foundation, the prize awards £2,500 to the best piece of short fiction by an unpublished writer resident in Great Britain and Ireland.
The competition is open for submissions via the website http://www.thewhitereview.org/. The deadline is 1 March 2013. The prize will be awarded at a ceremony in March 2013.
For more information, see http://www.thewhitereview.org/the-white-review-prize/ or contact editors Jacques Testard and Benjamin Eastham on firstname.lastname@example.org