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Drunken Boat Poetry Book Contest: Deadline Approaching

Just two days left to submit to Drunken Boat’s inaugural poetry book contest, judged by Forrest Gander. If you have an unpublished poetry manuscript between 30 and 120 pages, submit for a chance to win $500, 20 contributor’s copies, publication, a debut reading at the AWP Writing Conference, and ads in print and online sources. Entry fee is $25, deadline June 25. Hybrid forms and translation are welcome. Don’t be shy. Submit today!

Drunken Boat Preview Party

Join Drunken Boat, one of the world’s oldest international online journals of the arts, as we preview our forthcoming issue #18 with a fabulous roster of writers and artists, including screenings from the latest video_dumbo festival curated by Caspar Stracke and Gabriela Monroy, poetry about Debt curated by Poetry Editor Michelle Chan Brown, work from a multigenre folio on Librotraficante and the New Latino Renaissance curated by Erin Wilcox and Lupe Mendez, and performers from a folio on the ocean put together by Marie Elizabeth Mali. »

Paris High Noon on Radio Valencia

You may have heard the buzz about Paris High Noon, the story of William “Catfish” Hancock, an old cowboy who takes the fight to the Nazis on the streets of WWII France. Author Trent Tano will air an excerpt from his novel this Sunday, Oct. 6, on San Francisco’s Radio Valencia, 4:00 Pacific. »

Privateer Press Launches Fiction Imprint

Privateer Press, creator of the popular steampunk role-playing game Iron Kingdoms and the miniature-based wargames Hordes and Warmachine, has begun publishing adventure stories within these fantasy settings through its new fiction imprint, Skull Island Expeditions»

Kudos

Erin Wilcox is a truly gifted literary copyeditor. Her reading of the text is both meticulous and informed, and her insights are luminous.”

Ronald Spatz,
executive founding editor,
Alaska Quarterly Review

The Particular: Editing Weblog