MFAor PhD in creative writing; demonstrated teaching excellence; at least one full-length book of fiction in print or in press by a nationally recognized press; strong record of publication. For applicants in other genres, we require a full-length book of creative nonfiction or poetry in print or in press by a nationally recognized press; the remaining requirements are the same as for the fiction position.
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Previous Open Reading Period Selection: This Bright Darkness by Sarah McKinstry-Brown Published January, 2019 Call for Submissions November Open Reading Period Black Lawrence Press seeks innovative, electrifying, and thoroughly intoxicating manuscripts that ensnare themselves in our hearts and minds and won't let go. During our June and November Open Reading Periods, we accept submissions in the following categories: novel, novella, short story collection (full-length and chapbook), poetry (full-length and chapbook), biography & cultural studies, translation (from the German), and creative nonfiction. We are now also accepting proposals for anthologies.
Black Lawrence Press accepts submissions exclusively through our online submission manager, Submittable. We are not able to accept submissions via email or postal mail.
Submit your best work in 2,000 words or less for a chance at publication AND $1,000! Deadline isDecember 2nd. Our Fall Short Story Contest is underway! Submit your best fictional work in 2,000 words or less for your chance to win $1,000 AND publication in The Writer. Enter Now
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