The Hackney Literary Awards are currently seeking submissions for the Poetry and Fiction contests. Short story length should not exceed 5,000 words. Poetry submissions should not exceed 50 lines per entry. More than one poem may be submitted, but all poems together must not exceed the 50-line limit per entry. The winners will receive $5,000 each.

Entry fee: $20 per short story; $15 per poetry entry

Deadline: November 30, 2016

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