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PEN launches Fusion Emerging Writers Prize

PEN America has launched a new prize for emerging writers for ‘an unpublished work of nonfiction that addresses a global and/or multicultural issue’. The PEN/Fusion Emerging Writers Prize, worth US$10,000 (A$11,720), is open to writers under 35 who have had at least one prior publication in a national magazine or journal. Submissions must be between 8000-80,000 words, and may include essays, memoir and general nonfiction. The winner will be announced in 2015. For more information visit the PEN website here.



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