ULV Literary/Creative Writing Contest!
Winning Entry: publication alongside great national authors in Prism Review, our national lit journal, and a $100 bookstore (TBD) giftcard.
Be patient! Send your best material! Deadline is 11:59 pm on March 1, 2018.
- One submission per author (multiple submissions are DQ’d).
- Open to undergrads enrolled at ULV during spring 2017
- Submissions can be either
A) a single story (6-15 double-spaced pages),
B) a single creative literary essay (6-15 double-spaced pages),
C) interrelated short-short stories (6-15 double-spaced pages),
orD) 1-5 poems.
- Each submission judged as a whole.
- Final judge not affiliated with ULV.
- Winner announced at Prism Review launch, May 2018.
questions? email the Creative Writing program director, firstname.lastname@example.org
Ready to submit?
Email your submission (as rtf, pdf, doc, or docx file),
with subject line “ULV LITERARY CONTEST,”
2018: Cheyenne Avila, “The House on Elburg Street” (essay), chosen by judge Kevin Riel
2017: John Abbasi, “Darling Young Boy” (story), chosen by judge Corinna Vallianatos
2016: Guadalupe Robles, “Letter From Your Parents, The Moon and Sun” and “Second Letter” (poems), chosen by judge Michelle Detorie
2015: co-winners: Mary Roy, “The First Time He Saw Her” and “Apt. 667” (poems) and Larissa Malia Nobles, “Earth’s Worm” (story), chosen by judge Jessica Piazza
2012: Rebecca Ayala, “Branded” (story), chosen by judge Brent Armendinger