Monthly Archives: August 2016

As We Head into the Final Weeks of Dogwood’s Contest, Nonfiction Judge Announced; $1500 in Prizes

We’re pleased to announce that the Nonfiction Judge for this year’s contest will be Sarah Einstein.  Sarah Einstein teaches creative writing at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is the author of Mot: A Memoir (University of Georgia Press 2015) and Remnants of Passion (Shebooks 2014). Her work has also appeared in a variety […]
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Celebrating the Writers of Dogwood 15

a In the coming days we will be posting selections from the writers of  Dogwood 15, each of whose work was submitted for publication during our contest and open reading period last year.  You can submit your work to this year’s contest and open reading period by clicking this link.   Below is the table of […]
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From Your Writing Desk to the World: Enter Our Contest and See Your Work in Print

We know you’re enjoying those last hazy days of summer working serenely at a writing desk just like this one, but remember that until September 5, you can enter Dogwood‘s 2017 Literary Prizes in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry for a chance at the $1000 prize and publication.  Learn more at our submittable page.  Those who […]
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Big News: Karen Osborn will judge our fiction submissions

We are please to let you know that the fiction judge for this year’s contest is Karen Osborn, the author of four novels: Patchwork, a New York Times Notable Book of the Year, Between Earth and Sky, The River Road, and Centerville, which won the Independent Publishers Award in 2013. Her poetry has been published […]
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The 2017 Dogwood Literary Prize Is Underway, And…

…we’re proud to announce that the poetry judge for this year’s contest will be Michele Glazer, who is the author of three books of poems, most recently, On Tact, & the Made Up World (Iowa). She teaches in and directs the MFA and BFA programs at Portland State University. Stay tuned for announcements in coming […]
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