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Call for Submissions from Bayou Magazine

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Bayou Magazine is a literary journal from the University of New Orleans. Their call for submissions is for their Fiction and Poetry Editor’s Prizes. The deadline for submission for both prizes is December 31, 2011.

From Bayou Magazine:

The JAMES KNUDSEN EDITOR’S PRIZE FOR FICTION
WINNER: $500, publication and a year subscription. FINALISTS will be named on our website. 2011 Judge: Joseph Boyden

  • Submissions must be original, previously unpublished work of fiction, no longer than 7500 words.
  • Reading fee: $15, includes a one-year subscription to Bayou
  • You may enter more than one story, but each submission must arrive in a separate envelope with its own cover sheet and entry fee.
  • We accept novel excerpts if the submission stands alone as a complete short story.

 
The KAY MURPHY PRIZE FOR POETRY
WINNER: $500, publication and a year subscription. FINALISTS will be named on our website. Inaugural Judge: Kay Murphy

  • Submissions must be original, previously unpublished poetry.
  • Reading fee: $10, includes a one-year subscription to Bayou.
  • You may enter up to three poems per entry.

ALL ENTRIES:

  • Please include a cover sheet with your name, address, phone number, email address, and the title of your submission. Do not include your name on the pages of the story. Any story with identifying material will be disqualified.
  • We accept simultaneous submissions, but please indicate this on your cover sheet. You must notify us immediately if your work has been accepted elsewhere.
  • All manuscripts should be in 12pt Times New Roman and double spaced with standard 1” margins.

Send your submission, cover sheet and check made payable to UNO FOUNDATION to:
Bayou Magazine
Department of English
University of New Orleans
2000 Lakeshore Dr.
New Orleans, LA 70148

Please read the full guidelines and instructions at www.uno.edu/bayou.

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