The winner pockets a $1,000 prize and has his or her story published in Hyphen magazine.
Writers of short fiction are encouraged to enter the 2008 Short Story Competition jointly sponsored by Hyphen and The Asian American Writers' Workshop (AAWW).
The winner will receive a $1,000 cash prize, publication in Hyphen magazine, a one-year subscription to Hyphen and a one-year membership to AAWW. Ten finalists shall also receive a one-year membership to AAWW and a one-year subscription to Hyphen.
The competition is open to all writers of Asian descent living in the United States and Canada.
The full guidelines are here. Be sure to read them, there are several squiggly details.
Submissions must be postmarked by Friday, July 11, 2008 and accompanied by a $10 entry fee per story. To enter, send submissions to:
The Asian American Writers' Workshop
2008 Short Story Competition
16 West 32nd Street, Suite 10A
New York, NY 10001-3808