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"Rakow Creative Writing Awards" competition now open

The Department of English is pleased to announce its annual Rakow Creative Writing Awards. This competition is open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors in good academic standing (with one cash prize for the winner in each class level).

The categories are poetry, short story, flash fiction, memoir, travelogue, hybrid texts, science fiction, creative non-fiction, novel excerpt, dramatic or screen script, essay, and monologue. The maximum page count is limited to 20 pages front only, or 10 pages front and back.

Entry rules and forms are available at the Department of English, HMB W212. The deadline for submissions is no later thanĀ 5 p.m. November 15, 2017. The winners will be announced on Awards Day in April 2018.

Good luck to all who enter.

Posted by Denise West | Posted November 6, 2017 at 10:58 AM

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