Ann Petry Award
Deadline July 31 (must be received by this date), formerly July 30. Highly Recommended free contest awards $3,000 and publication by Red Hen Press for a work of previously unpublished prose (either a novel or a collection of short stories or novellas) by a Black writer. Winner will also receive a four-week residency at The Community Library's Ernest and Mary Hemingway House in Ketchum, Idaho, and an excerpt of the winning manuscript will be published in the Peauxdunque Review. Authors who have already had a full-length work published by Red Hen Press or who currently have a full-length work under consideration by Red Hen Press are ineligible. Submit your manuscript, 150 pages minimum, online.
Published: May 19, 2022