Printmakers! It’s time to let ‘em have it for them big euros. To mark the 20th anniversary of watercolour artist and engraver René Carcan, the Espace René Carcan has a launched a big fancy printmaking contest with some serious prizes, talkin’ €5000. The deadline is October 24th, so get cracking! Here’s the site for the competition.
Ever wanted to have your work read by Margaret Atwood and Zsuzsi Gartner? Yeah, thought so. This year’s Thomas Morton Memorial Prize in Literary Excellence has $3000 worth of prizes in cash and books, not to mention the acclaim and a publication in the Fall Issue of Puritan Magazine. The deadline is September 30th, so let ’em have it!
The lovelies at Boaat Press have made an open call for any kind of chapbook or poem you want to send in, as long as it’s amazing. Each winner receives publication and $100 dollars. Poetry and photography submissions are also open for Boaat Volume 2. Deadlines are the end of the summer.
Caitlin Press is seeking submissions, 1000-6000 words, by women for an upcoming anthology about travelling alone. From the thrill of independence to the threat or tragic reality of violence, the anthology will cover a wide span of themes. More information on their website.