Contests: Twenty-First Annual Zoetrope: All-Story Short Fiction Contest

Status: Submissions Closed

The competition closed for entries October 9. Guest judge Maile Meloy will award the first prize of $1,000, the second prize of $500, and the third prize of $250; and the three prizewinners and seven honorable mentions will be considered for representation by William Morris Endeavor; ICM; the Wylie Agency; Regal Literary; Dunow, Carlson & Lerner Literary Agency; Markson Thoma Literary Agency; Inkwell Management; Sterling Lord Literistic; Aitken Alexander Associates; Barer Literary; the Gernert Company; and the Georges Borchardt Literary Agency.

Results will be announced at this site December 15 and in the Winter 2017/2018 edition of the magazine.

Thanks to all who entered. We’re supremely grateful for the opportunity to read your work. The 2018 competition opens for entries July 1.


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