A prize of $1,000 and publication in Action, Spectacle will be given annually for a poem, a short work of fiction, or a short work of creative nonfiction. English translations of works originally written in another language are accepted. Using only the online submission system, submit any number of poems totaling no more than 10 pages or up to 8,500 words of a novel or nonfiction excerpt, short story, or essay with a $20 entry fee by October 1. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Action, Spectacle, Editors’ Poetry & Prose Prize, 831 Mulberry Street, Louisville, KY 40217. (502) 609-2705. Adam Day, Publisher.