Tuesday, October 31, 2017
$25 per manuscript
The winner will receive $750.00 prize money, publication of their collection, 50 complimentary author copies of the published book, distribution with our other 2018 fall titles through our partner UPNE (University Press of New England).
The Monadnock Essay Collection Prize will be awarded for a book-length collection (roughly 120-160 pages or 50,000-80,000 words) of nonfiction essays. The essays can take any form: personal essays, memoir in essay form, narrative nonfiction, commentary, travel, historical account etc.. The essays must NOT have been previously published as a collection.
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