A prize of $2,000 and publication by Pleiades Press with distribution by Louisiana State University Press is given annually for a collection of short stories, short short stories, or essays. Kazim Ali will judge. Submit a manuscript of 60 to 200 pages with a $25 entry fee, which includes a book from the Pleiades Press catalogue, by November 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Pleiades Press, Robert C. Jones Prize for Short Prose, University of Central Missouri, English Department, Martin 336, Warrensburg, MO 64093. (660) 543-8106. Jenny Molberg, Director.