Nonfiction

The Writer’s Hotel Master Class in Fiction, Nonfiction & Poetry

Via The Writer’s Hotel, you’ll take writing from your desk to the publishing marketplace, right in the heart of New York City. Before you arrive in NYC for the conference on site, TWH editors read each target manuscript twice. TWH editors also work to connect writers with publishing opportunities. The Writer’s Hotel is the writing …

Published: December 14, 2015

UNO Writing Abroad Creative Writing Contest

Four winners – one each in the categories of fiction, non-fiction, poetry and scriptwriting – will receive a $1,000 award toward attendance at the 2016 Writing Workshops in Cork, Ireland. The contest is open to graduate, undergraduate and non-degree seeking students.* Writers may submit: Fiction: 5,000 words or less, double spaced, 12-point font Creative nonfiction: 5,000 words or less, …

Published: December 13, 2015

Views on the urban future

EUROCITIES is the network of major European cities. It brings together the local governments of over 130 of Europe’s largest cities. Our general objective is to offer our members a platform for sharing knowledge and exchanging ideas. To mark the 30th anniversary of EUROCITIES in 2016, we are launching an open call to collect material to …

Published: December 2, 2015

“Portraits” International Call For Writers by ArtAscent – Deadline December 31, 2015

| Theme: Capture, illustrate, write or otherwise create your visions of people and other creatures. Portraits can be expressed in symbolic, literal, modern, traditional, abstract or completely unique ways. What portraits can your imagination create? | Eligible Submissions: Entries may include fiction, poetry, short stories and other written explorations (up to 900 words). Previously published …

Published: November 28, 2015

The Monadnock Essay Collection Prize

We at Bauhan Publishing are pleased to announce the establishment of a new prize: The Monadnock Essay Collection Prize. The prize will be awarded for a book-length collection (120-160 pages or 50,000-60,000 words) of nonfiction essays. The essays can take any form: personal essays, memoir in essay form, narrative nonfiction, commentary, travel, historical account, etc. …

Published: November 23, 2015

Creative Nonfiction–Siblings

For an essay collection on Creative Nonfiction Magazine‘s book imprint In Fact Books, we’re looking for essays on the topic of siblings. The deadline for submissions is March 7, and there is no reading fee for this contest. More details here: https://www.creativenonfiction.org/submissions/siblings

Published: November 21, 2015

Creative Nonfiction–Learning from Nature

For Creative Nonfiction Magazine‘s upcoming fall 2016 issue, we’re looking for essays on the topic of ‘learning from nature’. The deadline for submissions is February 1, and there is no reading fee for this contest. Our editors will award $5,000 for best essay and $1,000 for runner-up. More details here: https://www.creativenonfiction.org/submissions/learning-nature

Published: November 20, 2015

Revelation/Epiphany — Literary Art Call

Thought Notebook Journal is an award-winning literary and visual art journal providing a global platform of thought for emerging and known writers and artists. It is a unique intersection between science and the humanities, encouraging deep thinking to understand humanity’s thoughts through study and inquiry. Thought Notebook Journal is available in print and digital to …

Published: November 18, 2015