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Toad Press: Translation Chapbook Series

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Toad Press accepts open submissions of chapbook-length TRANSLATIONS for the International Chapbook Series each year between October 15 and December 31. Please upload your entire submission—a cover sheet with your name and contact information, table of contents (if applicable), ~14-24 pages of poetry or prose, and acknowledgments page (if applicable)—in …

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McClelland & Stewart: Reading Period Opens

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McClelland & Stewart is excited to open our submission policy as part of our ongoing commitment to amplify the voices of Black, Indigenous, and racialized writers, as well as those of other traditionally underrepresented communities. Effective immediately, unsolicited and unagented work can be sent directly to editors within the M&S …

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GLYPHÖRIA – Translating Language and Sound Special Issue

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GLYPHORIA: TRANSLATING LANGUAGE AND SOUND CURATED BY ELI TAREQ EL BECHELANY-LYNCH Performance has often been a second thought for many writers. The focus has often been on the written word, rather than what the work might sound like reading out loud. Spoken word poets, of course, have often cared more …

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The Best Literary Translations 2024 anthology: Call for Submissions

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Submissions open: October 15, 2022 to January 2, 2023 Deep Vellum is accepting nominations for the inaugural edition of an exciting new anthology initiative: The Best Literary Translations 2024. We are honored to showcase literary translators’s work to make possible literary encounters from around the world for the English-language reader. …

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World Literature Today Translation Prize 2023

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Who can enter? The contest is open to all students in translation studies programs. What can they submit? An entry is a prose piece of up to 1,000 words or up to three poems. Each piece must be accompanied by a professional cover letter. That letter must include the name …

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University of Calgary – Canadian Writer-in-Residence Deadline to Apply

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Apply to be Canadian Writer-in-Residence For 25 years, the Calgary Distinguished Writers Program (CDWP) has fostered promising Canadian writers. Our Canadian Writers-in-Residence have gone on to great success, including alumni such as Eden Robinson, Larissa Lai, Suzette Mayr, Sina Queyras, Deborah Willis, and Governor-General’s Literary Award winners Oana Avasilichioaei and …

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Parkland Poets Reading Series

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Welcome to Parkland Poets! We are a non-profit poetry society with a mission to bring more poetry into our community and to the world. Whether you are interested in Traditional Forms, Cowboy Poetry, Free Verse, Experimental Forms, Spoken Word, or any other kind of poetry, we hope that you will …

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Modern Poetry in Translation: Focus on Vietnam

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Modern Poetry in Translation is publishing an issue of our magazine in April 2023. This issue will focus on poems translated from any Vietnamese language, including Vietnamese sign languages such as Ho Chi Minh City Sign Language, Hanoi Sign Language, and Haiphong Sign Language. Everyone is invited to send their …

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Poetry Course with Karen Solie

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“Poetry,” Laurent Dubreuil writes, “suggests thinking experiments for the unthinkable.” How might we communicate experience in our poems when the meaning of an experience, even to us, seems less than clear? How can we invoke in our poems those encounters whose intensity exceeds language? What is meant by “thinking on …

$535
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Poetry Course with Karen Solie

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“Poetry,” Laurent Dubreuil writes, “suggests thinking experiments for the unthinkable.” How might we communicate experience in our poems when the meaning of an experience, even to us, seems less than clear? How can we invoke in our poems those encounters whose intensity exceeds language? What is meant by “thinking on …

$535
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Shab-e She’r Poetry Open Mic at the University of Alberta

Student Lounge, University of Alberta, Old Arts Building 113 st and 91st ave, Edmonton, Alberta

Shab-e She’r is Canada’s most diverse & brave poetry open mic, hosted by Bänoo Zan, the University of Alberta's current Writer in Residence. This event is open to poets writing in any language from University of Alberta / Edmonton / Canada / International community. Shab-e She’r welcomes people from all …

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Brick Books Submissions Open

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Brick Books publishes full-length poetry collections of the highest quality by both new and established writers. While our definition of poetry is expansive and encompasses many aesthetic modes, we do not publish chapbooks (i.e., books fewer than 48 pages), fiction, or conventional prose nonfiction. Our editors are interested in seeing …

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The Malahat Review Long Poem Prize Deadline

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The Malahat Review invites entries for its biennial Long Poem Prize. The contest is open to Canadian and international writers anywhere in the world. Deadline: 11:59pm (PST) on 1 February 2023. Two winners will receive a prize of CAD $1,250 each and be published in the magazine's summer 2023 issue …

$20 – $45
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Poetry Course with Karen Solie

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“Poetry,” Laurent Dubreuil writes, “suggests thinking experiments for the unthinkable.” How might we communicate experience in our poems when the meaning of an experience, even to us, seems less than clear? How can we invoke in our poems those encounters whose intensity exceeds language? What is meant by “thinking on …

$535