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Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival's 2012 Fiction Contest is now accepting submissions! We invite writers to submit their unpublished work online or by mail. Full submission guidelines can be found here:

We’re accepting original, unpublished short stories up to 7000 words in length.  Deadline (postmark) for submissions is November 15, 2011.

Grand Prize:
•   $1,500
•   Domestic airfare (up to $500) and French Quarter accommodations to attend the 26th annual Festival in New Orleans (March 21-25, 2012)
•   VIP All-Access Festival pass for 2012 ($500 value)
•   Public reading at a literary panel at the 2012 Festival 
•   Publication in Louisiana Literature

The top ten finalists will receive a panel pass ($75 value) to attend the 2012 Festival, and their names will be published on

Please check our website for full guidelines and further information on all our writing contests:

Entry fee:  $25 per entry
Results will be announced by March 1, 2012.

We look forward to reading your work!