PEN New England

Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award
Deadline: 
- Check back on October 15 for Upcoming Deadline
E-mail address: 
pen-newengland@mit.edu
A prize of $10,000 is given for a debut novel or short story collection published in the United States during the previous year. The winner also receives a residency fellowship at the Ucross Foundation in Wyoming as well as a residency at the University of Idaho's Distinguished Visiting Writers Series. Authors, publishers, or agents may submit four copies of a book published in 2013 with a $40 entry fee by December 31. Visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.

PEN New England, Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award, MIT, 14N-221A, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139. (617) 324-1729.

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Our Independent Publishing Issue features an in-depth interview with Graywolf Press editor Jeff Shotts; a look at the successful partnerships of eleven small-press authors and their editors; a profile of indie essayist Charles D'Ambrosio; Donald Hall recalls a golden age of American poetry; best-selling author Miranda Beverly-Whittemore on the rewards of self-promotion; advice for self-published authors; a conversation with Guernica publisher Lisa Lucas; and much more.

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Posted 10.15.14

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Eleven small-press authors and their publishing partners discuss the independent approach—and all the passion, commitment, and love that comes with it—to bringing books into the world.

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by Michael Szczerban

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Graywolf Press executive editor Jeff Shotts discusses the power of patience in publishing, editing as an act of empathy, and why it’s an exciting time to be a poet.

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