Seneca Review Books

Deborah Tall Lyric Essay Book Prize

August 1, 2023 - Check back on June 15th for Upcoming Deadline
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A prize of $2,000 and publication by Seneca Review Books is given biennially for a collection of lyric essays. The winner will also receive an invitation to give a reading with Hobart & William Smith Colleges. Wendy S. Walters will judge. Cross-genre, hybrid, and verse forms, as well as image and text works, and multilingual submissions in which English is the primary language are all eligible. Using only the online submission system, submit a manuscript of 48 to 120 pages with a $27 entry fee by August 1. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Seneca Review Books, Deborah Tall Lyric Essay Book Prize, Hobart & William Smith Colleges, 300 Pulteney Street, Geneva, NY 14456.