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James Knudsen Prize for Fiction


Sunday, January 1, 2017


Entry Fees



$1000, subscription, and possible publication


Judged by Anne Raef.

Anne Raeff’s stories and essays have appeared in New England Review, ZYZZYVA, and Guernica, among other places. Her first novel Clara Mondschein’s Melancholia was published in 2002 (MacAdam/Cage). Her short story collection, The Jungle Around Us, won the 2015 Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction and will be published in October 2016.

The winner of this year’s contest will receive $1,000 and a year’s subscription to Bayou Magazine. Finalists will be named on our website, and all entries will be considered for publication.

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