(This news courtesy of Meredith Sue Willis's Newsletter for Readers and Writers)
The Anthology of Appalachian Writers is a publication that encourages a long-established tradition of storytelling, love of language, and creative expression associated broadly with the area of the country known as Appalachia. Though the principal mission of the anthology is to provide a venue for publication of new writers, it also provides a collection of literature and scholarship that contributes to an understanding and appreciation for the region. Poetry, fiction, memoir, heritage writers, as well as new voices appear in each annual volume of the anthology.
To submit any original, unpublished work of fiction or poetry for consideration by the editors, send an electronic copy, along with the information below, to Dr. S. Bailey Shurbutt, firstname.lastname@example.org .
All submissions must be in the submission format below.
Title of Submission:
Brief Biography (limit 100 words):
Deadline for Submissions: October 15, 2009.