Literature, Scene

The Scene Weekend: 2016 December Awards & 12th Annual Workshops……

October 17, 2015

Hello….isn’t it nice to just recuperate from the week’s activities and just be calm? Well, literary peeps, here are few things to get you out of your writer’s block!


2016 December Awards

JEFF MARKS MEMORIAL POETRY PRIZE

Judged by
Marge Piercy

Legendary author of 17 novels, 19 poetry collections, including 2015’s Made in Detroit

1st Prize

$1,500 and publication

Honorable Mention

$500 and publication

All finalists listed in Spring 2016 Awards issue

$20 fee includes copy of Awards issue

Submit up to three poems per entry between Oct. 1 and Dec. 15

Name and address on cover letter only

Submit online at http://www.december.submittable.com/submit or by mail at

PO Box 16130, St. Louis, MO 63105

Visit www.decembermag.org for complete guidelines


12th ANNUAL WORKSHOPS IN FICTION, POETRY, NONFICTION, AND YOUNG ADULT

January 16 – 23, 2016

Faculty & Lecturers Include:

Andre Dubus III

Ann Hood

Gilbert King

Dennis Lehane

Laura Lippman

Laura Williams McCaffrey

Campbell McGrath

Aimee Nezhukumatathil

Stewart O’Nan

Les Standiford

Sterling Watson

and more….

Dozens of fellowships and scholarships are available

Applications Accepted

August 1 – November 15

For more information

wip@eckerd.edu or 727.864.7994

ECKERD COLLEGE

writersinparadise.eckerd.edu

4200 54th Avenue South / St. Petersburg, FL 33711

Enjoy the rest of your weekend and be blessed! Till next week……

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