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1st prize: $1000
2nd prize: $500
February 15 – March 15
Winning entries will be published in the Summer/Fall 2017 issue.
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Mary Kudenov’s essay “A History of Smoking” is a Notable Essay of 2015 (selected by Robert Atwan) in The Best American Essays 2016, ed. Jonathan Franzen. “A History of Smoking” originally appeared in the Spring 2015 (Vol. IX, No. 1) issue of TSR: The Southampton Review. Kudenov’s essay is included in her collection to be published by the University of Alaska Press in 2017. You can read the full essay here, or buy the issue here or through Submittable.
Roxana Robinson’s short story “In Naples” received a Special Mention in the 2017 Pushcart Prize XLI: Best of the Small Presses, ed. Bill Henderson. “In Naples” was originally published in the Summer/Fall 2015 (Vol. IX, No. 2) issue of TSR: The Southampton Review. Read the full story here, or buy the issue here or through Submittable.