Archive February 2013

Susan Sontag Translation Prize Open for Submissions

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Posted 2.27.13 by Prize Reporter

The 2013 Susan Sontag Prize for Translation will award a grant of $5,000 for a proposed work of literary translation from French into English by a translator under the age of thirty. The deadline for applications is April 12.

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L.A. Times Book Prize Finalists Announced

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Posted 2.21.13 by Prize Reporter

The finalists for the thirty-third annual Los Angeles Times Book Prizes, given in ten categories for books published in 2012, were announced today. 

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Robert Bly Receives Frost Medal

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Posted 2.14.13 by Prize Reporter

The Poetry Society of America (PSA) has announced that poet Robert Bly will receive the 2013 Frost Medal, an award presented annually for distinguished lifetime achievement in poetry. 

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Arcadia Short Story Contest Deadline Approaches

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Posted 2.7.13 by Prize Reporter

The Oklahoma City-based Arcadia Magazine is currently accepting submissions for its inaugural short story contest. The winner will receive a prize of $1,000 and publication in Arcadia. The deadline for entry is February 15.

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Barnes & Noble Announces Discover Award Finalists

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Posted 2.5.13 by Prize Reporter

Barnes and Noble has announced the shortlist for its 2012 Discover Great New Writers Awards, which annually honor works of fiction and nonfiction by emerging writers published during the previous calendar year and featured in the Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers program. Of the six finalists, one winner in each genre will be receive $10,000.  

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