Items Tagged With memoir

Secret Libraries of History, Free Books for London Prisoners, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.25.16

Elizabeth Bishop’s correspondence; the physical history of the book; novels written by comic book creators; and other news.

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Nine More New Memoirs

by Staff

Feature

Posted 8.17.16

September/October 2016

In his conversation with William Giraldi, whose memoir, The Hero's Body, was published in August by Liveright, Sven Birkerts talks about memoir as a kind of mirror. More

Pay Attention: A Conversation Between William Giraldi and Sven Birkerts

by William Giraldi

Feature

Posted 8.17.16

William Giraldi

William Giraldi, whose new memoir, The Hero’s Body, was published in August, talks with Sven Birkerts, the author of the memoir My Sky Blue Trades and The Art of Time in Memoir, about the artful craft and contradictions of a misunderstood genre.

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Gertrude Stein’s Children’s Book, Changing Euphemisms, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.16.16

The disappearance of indie bookstores on college campuses; Shakespeare’s Coriolanus and populism; how book clubs help independent bookstores; and other news.

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Doris Bakwin Award

Doris Bakwin Award

A prize of $1,000 and publication by Carolina Wren Press is given biennially for a short story collection, a novel, or a memoir by a woman. Using the online submission system, submit a manuscript of at least 50,000 words with a $20 entry fee by June 15. E-mail or visit the website for complete guidelines.

Short Memoir Prize

Short Memoir Prize

A prize of €1,000 (approximately $1,100) and publication in the 2016 Fish Publishing anthology is given annually for a short memoir. Carlo Gebler will judge. Submit a memoir of up to 4,000 words with a €16 (approximately $18) entry fee by January 31. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Genres Published: 
Poetry
Genres Published: 
Fiction
Genres Published: 
Creative Nonfiction
Formats: 
Web
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 - Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Payment: 
No payment
Year Founded: 
2008
Issues per Year: 
varies
Issue Price: 
free
Subscription: 
online (with a PDF-printable link for each piece)
Circulation: 
5,000 to 10,000
Editorial Focus: 

The issues are cohesive, and the whole of the magazine is comprehensive.

Contact Information
James Beach, Editor & Publisher
P 0 Box 3235
Providence ,
Rhode Island
02909

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Last updated: June 22, 2016