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Litscene Stuff Weekend: Kentucky Women Writers Conference & The Calvino Prize

June 20, 2015

Hello….I’ve change Write scene to Litscene short for Literature. Found two things for you to know about. Short and to the point.


September 11 – 12, 2015


Women mentoring women since 1979


Keynote Speaker: Ann Beattie
Angela Ball
Ann Beattie
Meghan Daum
Kathleen Driskell
Jessica Helen Lopez
Hannah Pittard
Jacinda Townsend
& many more
$175 with workshop before August 1
$200 with workshop after August 1
$125 without workshop
$30 students
The deadline to apply for Gabehart Prize was June 1 in poetry, fiction & nonfiction; and for scholarships. Remember I just found out about this conference!
Lexington, Kentucky
(859) 257.2874




fabulist experimental fiction in the vein of italo calvino
1st Prize – $1,500.00 and publication
2nd Prize – $300.00
final judge for 2015 – Michael McLaughlin, Oxford University
Calvino scholar/translator, Magdalen College Fellow
Deadline: October 15, 2015


If your interested, just go to those websites posted above. I hope you enjoy the rest of your weekend. Come back for more next week! Be blessed!



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