Self-Publishing Literary Awards The Black Caucus of the American Library Association is currently accepting entries for their self-publishing literary awards. Two prizes of $500 each will be given annually for a poetry e-book and a fiction e-book by an African American writer self-published in the United States during the previous year. The awards honor books that depict the “cultural, historical, and sociopolitical aspects of the Black Diaspora.” Learn more.
Deadline: December 18, 2015
Poets Entries are now being accepted for the Poetry Society of America’s Robert H. Winner Memorial Award. A prize of $2,500 and publication of a poem on the Poetry Society of America website is given annually to a poet over 40 who has published no more than one book. Learn more.
Deadline: December 22, 2015
Ceramic Artists Entries are now being accepted by the Brookline Arts Center for the exhibition Conceptual Clay, Hot Art. Emily Zilber, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston’s first Ronald L. and Anita C. Wornick Curator of Contemporary Decorative Arts will serve as the juror. Learn more.
Deadline: January 22, 2016 (11:59pm)
Printmakers The Monotype Guild of New England is now accepting entries for the Fourth National Monotype/Monoprint Juried Exhibition to be held at the Attleboro Arts Museum (April 6 – May 7, 2016). Learn more.
Deadline: February 1, 2016
Female Playwrights of Color Entries are now being accepted for the Going to the River Short Play Festival 2016 to take place in the Spring/Summer of 2016 in New York City. Learn more.
Deadline: February 29, 2016
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