Calls for Submissions Feat. HIV Howler + Chapbook Contest

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HIV Howler: Transmitting Art + Activism

About: Issue 4 of the limited edition art newspaper, which focuses on global grassroots HIV art and cultural production.
Pay: Not listed
Submissions: The theme is Movement-Migration. Submissions may include: artworks, writing in any genre, texts, articles, letters, archival documents, performance documents, film stills, or any artistic media suitable for print in the newspaper format.
Deadline: May 1, 2019

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Shadow and Starlight: A Feri Devotional

About: Anthology seeking the most relevant, impactful voices in Feri Witchcraft.
Pay: Printed contributors will receive $25, one copy of the book upon completion, biographies listed in the book, have wholesale access to the project, and retain rights to their work.
Submissions: Artwork, essays, poetry, prose, rituals, reflections, and additional writings of up to 5000 words which relate to your experiences and practices of Feri Witchcraft.
September 29, 2019

LHP 2019 Chapbook Contest 

Publication: Locked Horn Press
Fee: $12
Prize: $350 + 25 contributor copies, and print and online publication.
Submissions: Theme is URGENCY. 20 to 40 poem pages.
Deadline: April 8, 2019


About: A print-only journal of short stories, published annually.
Pay: Not listed
Submissions: Short stories, any length. Submit only one story at a time, simultaneous submissions okay.
Deadline: May 31

Cave Canem Poetry Prize 

About: Poetry Collections by Black Writers of African Descent
Judge: Evie Shockley
Fee: $20
Prize: $1,000 + publication by University of Georgia Press
Submissions: 48-75 pages in length
Deadline: March 31, 2019

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About: A letterpress publisher of chapbooks & an annual magazine.
Pay: Not listed
Poetry (up to five pieces), flash fiction and nonfiction (under 1,500 words), playlets, comics/graphic stories, and b/w illustration.
Deadline: May 1, 2019

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