PRIZES & CONTESTS:
Poetry and Fiction:
The Missouri Review's 22nd Jeffrey E. Smith Editors' Prize in fiction, poetry and nonfiction. First place winners in each category receive a prize of $5,000, plus a feature in the spring issue and paid travel to the gala reading and reception in Columbia, Mo. Contest finalists will receive cash prizes and have their work considered for publication as well.
Postmark deadline is Oct. 1. Winners will be announced in January 2013.
For more information, see www.missourireview.com/tmsubmissions/editors-prize-contest/
Ozark Creative Writers Conference, Eureka Springs, Arkansas. October, 2012. Pre-registration deadline of August 27, 2010. Contact www.ozarkcreativewriters.org. Highly recommended small conference for writers at all levels!