THE 2011 BARTHELME PRIZE FOR SHORT PROSE CONTEST
Limited to prose poetry, flash fiction and/or micro-essays of 500 words or less. $1000 awarded to the winner plus publication. Two runners-up also appear in the issue, out in April 2012. Entries accepted only through online submission manager.
For entering contest, you receive 1 year subscription to Gulf Coast. Entry costs: $17 reading fee.
Submit up to 3 pieces. Put all individual pieces into a Word, rtf, or pdf document and then upload. Choose Barthelme Prize for Short Prose when submitting. Do not put name on manuscript as the contest is judged blind. Judge is Sarah Manguso.
Deadline: Aug. 31, 2011