Wilson Literary Review Entry

///Wilson Literary Review Entry
Wilson Literary Review Entry 2018-01-30T12:01:55+00:00

Competitions

  • Student Competition: Students may submit one or more pieces for both the literary category and the cover art/photography category. Any student who submits more than one piece will only be eligible for one award in each portion of the contest.
  • Faculty/Staff Competition: Faculty/Staff may submit one or more pieces for the literary category and the art/photography category. Please note that the cover art/photography contest is reserved for students, but employee art/photography will be considered for publication.
  • The student and faculty/staff competitions will be judged separately.

Eligibility

  • The Student Competition is open to currently enrolled students at Wilson Community College—Curriculum, Continuing Education, and Early College.
  • The Faculty/Staff Competition is open to currently employed faculty and staff at Wilson Community College.
  • The Contest runs from October 5, 2017 – March 2, 2018.

Accepted Genres: Poetry, Personal Essays, Short Fiction & Cover Art/Photography

  • All submissions should be mainstream pieces that avoid extremes in subject matter and/or language.
  • Personal Essays and Short Fiction should be a maximum of 2,500 words.  Shorter pieces are preferred.
  • Poetry should be a maximum of 50 lines.
  • All literary submissions should be titled, double spaced, and free of mechanical and grammatical errors (editors reserve the right to make any editing changes deemed necessary).

Format

  • All written submissions should be typed in Microsoft Word and saved in Rich Text Format to ensure the file can be opened. Art/Photography submissions should be submitted as a .jpeg file. Along with your submission (literary and/or cover art/photography), include a cover sheet with the following information:
    • For Students:
      • Your full name
      • Title of submission
      • Genre of submission
      • Your complete mailing address
      • Your telephone number (Including Area Code)
      • Your Student ID number
      • Your curriculum major
    • For Faculty/Staff:
      • Your full name
      • Title of submission
      • Genre of submission
      • Your complete mailing address
      • Your telephone number (Including Area Code)
      • Your job title

Submissions

  • Submissions will only be accepted via the Online Submissions Form on the Wilson Community College website.  Submissions will not be accepted via email.
  • Be sure to complete the submission form in its entirety and attach your file properly.  Any work not submitted as directed will not meet contest guidelines and may not be published.