The Feminist Press and TAYO Literary Magazine are currently seeking submissions to the Louise Meriwether First Book Prize. The contest is open to first time authors, who should submit a completed manuscript of either fiction (novels and short story collections) or narrative memoir. Manuscripts should be 50,000 to 80,000 words. The winner will receive $5,000 and a publishing contract from the Feminist Press.

Deadline: July 31, 2016

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