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Monthly Archives: August 2013
Closing Date: 30 August 2013 Submissions by publishing houses only for books published between 1 May 2011 and 31 May 2013. Further details, including eligibility on the Commonwealth Writers website.
James Benmore’s Dodger (Heron Books, 2013) was longlisted for the “Not the Booker prize”. More information in the Guardian.
Judged by Robert Coover, closes for entries on August 31st. Established in 2008, the winner is awarded $1,000 and publication in the journal. Two honorable mentions each receive $250 and will also be published. All entries are considered for paid … Continue reading
From Gilgamesh to Beowulf – 5,000 years of epic: two creative writing workshops led by Jenny Lewis (Gilgamesh, 10.00-12.30) and Jane Draycott (Beowulf, 1.30-4.00), followed by a group reading from 4.00-5.00pm. Price: £15 per workshop or £25 for the whole … Continue reading
Prajwal Parajuly’s The Gurkha’s Daughter (prose) and David Shook’s Our Obsidian Tongues (poetry) have been longlisted for the Dylan Thomas Prize 2013. The prize, for young writers, was launched in 2006. More about the prize. The complete 2013 longlist.