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    The 2009 Autumn House Poetry and Fiction Contests http://www.autumnhouse.org/index.cfm?method=displayPage&pagename=contest Guidelines for the 2009 Autumn House
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      The 2009 Autumn House Poetry and Fiction Contests

      http://www.autumnhouse.org/index.cfm?method=displayPage&pagename=contest

      Guidelines for the 2009 Autumn House Poetry Contest judged by Alicia Ostriker
      Guidelines for the 2009 Autumn House Fiction Contest judged by Sharon Dilworth
      -- The winners will receive book publication, $1,000 advance against royalties, and a $1,500 travel grant to participate in the 2009 Autumn House Master Authors Series in Pittsburgh.
      -- The deadline is June 30, 2009.
      -- We ask that all submissions from authors new to Autumn House come through one of our annual contests.
      -- All finalists will be considered for publication.
      -- The final judge for the Poetry Prize is Alicia Ostriker.
      -- The final judge for the Fiction Prize is Sharon Dilworth.
      -- All full-length collections of poetry 50-80 pages in length are eligible. Fiction submissions should be approximately 200-300 pages. All fiction sub-genres (short stories, short-shorts, novellas, or novels) or any combination of sub-genres are eligible. 
      -- If you wish to be informed of the results of the competition, please include a stamped, self-addressed envelope.
      -- Autumn House Press assumes no responsibility for lost or damaged manuscripts.
      -- All entries must be clearly marked “Poetry Prize” or “Fiction Prize” on the outside envelope.
      -- Twenty five dollar handling fee (check or money order) must be enclosed.
      -- MANUSCRIPTS WILL NOT BE RETURNED.
      -- Send manuscript and $25.00 fee to:

      Autumn House Press
      PO Box 60100

      Pittsburgh, PA 15211



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