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Anisfield-Wolf Book Writing Competition about Racism and Cultural Diversity and a Prize of $10,000

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The Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards invites writers from all over the world with outstanding works that contribute to our understanding of racism and our appreciation of cultural diversity to participate in the competition for 2019. Awards are given for fiction, poetry and nonfiction. 

Eligibility criteria:

[1] Awards are given in fiction, poetry and nonfiction

[2] All submitted materials become the property of the Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards and will not be returned

[3] No electronic submissions of an author’s work of any kind are accepted

[4] Books must be written in English and published and copyrighted in 2018 to be eligible for the 2019 prize

The following are NOT eligible for consideration:

[1] Plays

[2] Screenplays

[3] Works in progress

[4] Manuscripts

[5] Print-on-demand

[6] Electronically published or e-books

[7] Self-published works

Award:

Winners will receive a prize of $10,000 at a ceremony in Cleveland in September. They are all required to participate in media interviews and publicity opportunities in conjunction with the prize. Publishers are encouraged to congratulate their winners in advertisements and social media, and to mention the prize in new editions, general publicity and web posts about their winning authors. 

About Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards:

The Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards recognize books that have made important contributions to our understanding of racism and our appreciation of the rich diversity of human cultures. For over 80 years, the distinguished books earning Anisfield-Wolf prizes have opened and challenged our minds.

Eligibility

Nationality
United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Djibouti, Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Comoros, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Mauritania, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Somalia, Syria, Tunisia, Yemen
Country of residence
Any Country
Gender
All
Interest
Gender equality, Human Rights, Writing

Opportunity Information

Opportunity Targeting
Young Professionals, Mid Career Professionals
Funding
Partial funding
Opportunity Coverage
Other
Opportunity will take place in
United States
Required Documents
Sample of your work

Educational Conditions

Required Specialties
Languages and Literature
Educational Level
No Education Level is Required
Required Languages
English
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Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards

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