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Brooklyn Poets Anthology Call for Submissions

From Brooklyn Arts Press:

In partnership with Brooklyn Poets, Brooklyn Arts Press is proud to announce a call for submissions to our Brooklyn Poets Anthology. We hope to celebrate our borough’s diverse and spirited poetry community with an exciting new book featuring work from an array of talent.

Submission deadline is August 30, 2015.

To enter:

• You must currently reside in Brooklyn or have a significant connection to the borough (i.e. you were born & raised here or lived here a decade or longer)
• Submit 3-5 poems (10 pgs max), published or unpublished. Confirm that you own the rights for all previously published work
• Include a cover letter containing name, address, phone, email, bio, publication info for submissions, and the neighborhood of Brooklyn where you reside (or did reside)


Brooklyn Arts Press Reading Period Is Open

They’re looking for fiction and poetry. Here’s the site. And below are the requirements for a chapbook submission:

Reading period: June.

We are now publishing nonfiction, fiction, & poetry chapbooks.

Send all required materials outlined below as a single Word Document or PDF. Apart from your cover letter, which can be pasted into the body of the email, everything else should be included IN ONE DOCUMENT.

Please Include:

-Cover Letter with your name, address, and contact info
-A List of Publications (books, journals, anthologies, online)
-One Paragraph of relevant Biographical Information

Poetry: Up to 10 pages from your poetry manuscript
Nonfiction: One nonfiction piece (essay, lyrical nonfiction, memoir)
Fiction: One story

Email everything to info-at-brooklynartspress.com.