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Showing posts from March, 2015

Calls for Submissions – March 2015

Each month, the Ashland MFA Program receives calls for submissions and contest deadlines, which it publicizes in its monthly newsletter. Listed below are this month's calls for submissions.

Journal Submissions
New Literary Journal with Deadline Quickly Approaching
Cahaba River Literary Journal debuts this April. They are looking for essays, fiction, poetry, photography, and artwork. Deadline is March 20. Stories should be 2500 words or less, poetry not more than 25 lines (submit 3 poems at a time). Submissions should be emailed to
Cahaba River Literary Journal

The Writer’s Monthly Review Magazine
Seeking articles dealing with the everyday life of a writer: dealing with rejection, manuscript format, editors, conference and workshop news, etc. (500-2000 words). Deadline is March 25. Subscriptions to this magazine include a free critique of any story, article or 10 pages of poetry

Call for Nonfiction on The Persona…

Ashland University MFA at AWP

Ashland MFA faculty members, alumni, and students are represented on a dozen panels at the AWP Conference in Minneapolis, April 8--11, 2015.

Below is a list of conference sessions involving our Ashland writing community. Know of a book signing, reading or other event that we’ve missed? Please let us know so we can add it to the list:

We’ll be at Booth #308, so stop by and say hello.  See you in Minneapolis!

Wednesday, April 8  OFF-SITE READING
Accents Publishing 
To kick offAWP, join poets Brandel France de Bravo, Sarah Freligh, Lynnell Edwards, Lori A. May, and Bianca Spriggs at Subtext as they read from their Accents Publishing books. 
8:00 - 9:00 p.m. 
Location: 165 Western Avenue North, Saint Paul, MN 55102.

Also, stop by Sycamore Review's space (1523) to pick up a postcard with Sarah's winning flash story.