Opportunities

CURA Prize: Now Taking Submissions

Deadline for Submission: February 28

A prize of $1,000 and publication by CURA magazine is given for a short story based in some way on the theme of Borderlands. 

Guidelines

  • Reading period is from February 1 - 28.
  • Stories must be no more than 2500 words in length.
  • Stories cannot be previously published.
  • Electronic submissions are available from February 1 to February 28. We do not accept paper submissions.
  • An $15 entry fee will be collected at the time of submission.
  • Winner will be announced in the late spring. You will receive an e-mail notifying you of any decisions regarding your work.

Bricolage Call for Submissions

Bricolage, Fordham University’s student-run journal of Comparative Literature, has extended its call for submissions to the print journal to January 20th.

Published annually in the spring, Bricolage features both critical and creative writing in multiple languages –– the only Fordham University journal to do so. It also publishes photography and art.

Members of the student editorial board have control over both the structure and the content of the journal. The editors are currently looking for online and print submissions. See their guidelines here.

Suggested prompts for online submissions can be found here.

Questions should be directed to litstudies@fordham.edu.

Call for Submissions: Creative Writing Prizes

The Creative Writing Program is now accepting Fordham student submissions to the 2015 Creative Writing Prizes.  

  • Academy of American Poets Prize
  • Bernice Kilduff White & John J. White Creative Writing Prize
  • Margaret Lamb/Writing to the Right-Hand Margin Prizes
  • The Reid Family Prize
  • Ully Hirsch/Robert F. Nettleton Poetry Prizes

Deadline for submissions: February 7, 2015