Three prizes of $1,000 each and publication in New Ohio Review are given annually for a poem or group of poems, a short story, and an essay. Tyehimba Jess will judge in poetry, Claire Vaye Watkins will judge in fiction, and Kiese Laymon will judge in nonfiction. Submit a poem or group of poems of up to six pages or a story or essay of up to 20 pages with a $20 entry fee, which includes a subscription to New Ohio Review, by April 15. All entries are considered for publication. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
New Ohio Review, Literary Prizes, Ohio University, English Department, 45 University Terrace, 201 Ellis Hall, Athens, OH 45701.