Apr 032013

ArtAscent Magazine invites entries for their current contest. Prizes: $50 plus publication (3 winners). Theme: Emergence (gradual beginning, coming forth, the start of something; growth in strength or number or importance, becoming becoming visible, etc.). Entries may include stories (500 words max.) and poems. Deadline: April 30, 2013. Entry fee: $7.

Feb 142013

CV2 coverRegistration is open for CV2‘s annual 2-Day Poem Contest 2013. Write an original poem in 48 hours including the ten words provided (released at midnight, Friday April 12). First prize: $500 +publication. Also “a whole weekend of wordy entertainment.” Entry fee: $16/26 (includes subscription). Deadline: April 5, 2013.

  • Guidelines: www.contemporaryverse2.ca/index.php/contests/2-day-contest
  • Feb 102013

    echolocationAnnual journal Echolocation (University of Toronto) seeks submissions for Issue 13. Accept short fiction (1000-1500 words), flash fiction (500 words max.), poetry (3-5), artwork, and b&w photography. Seeks work by writers in and around Toronto, and from North America. Deadline: April 8, 2013.
    Guidelines: https://echolocationmag.submittable.com/submit

    Dec 112012

    Interdisciplinary peer reviewed publication InTensions: E-Journal (York University, Toronto) seeks scholarly/artistic contributions for Issue 7. Theme: Fun and Games – Playing to the Limit. Invites papers (4000-6000 words), artist works, reviews, and interviews. Welcomes theoretical explorations, as well as reflections, experiments, reports, or ethnographies on play and playfulness in its lived, historical, and cultural contexts. Deadline: April 15, 2013.

  • Submission guidelines: http://www.yorku.ca/intent/submissions.html