Wednesday, January 21, 2015

January 31st Deadline for Firsh Short Memoir Prize

Short Memoir Prize: €1,000

The ten best memoirs will be published in the 2015 Fish Anthology.

This year's judge, Carmen Bugan (author of Burying the Typewriter) will choose the ten memoirs for inclusion in the Anthology.
Dr. Carmen Bugan whose life story is now featured on BBC with a film, radio program and an on-line piece, is the author of the book of poems 'Crossing the Carpathians', the award winning memoir 'Burying the Typewriter' and a monograph, 'Seamus Heaney and East European Poetry in Translation: Poetics of Exile'. Her second collection of poems, 'The House of Straw', came out early this year. Her work has been published in Harvard Review, Times Literary Supplement, PN Review, and Modern Poetry in Translation.
Closing Date: 31 Jan 2015

Results: 1 April 2015

Anthology Published: July 2015

Word Limit: 4,000

Submission Fee: €16 for first, €10 thereafter

First Prize: €1,000

Second Prize: Online Course with Fish

Please read the Full Details before entering.

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