Queen Mary Wasafiri New Writing Prize 2019

The Queen Mary Wasafiri New Writing Prize 2019 is open until 28 June 2019 (5pm BST).

There are three categories: Fiction, Poetry, and Life Writing.

The winners in each category will receive a £1,000 cash prize. They will also be published in Wasafiri and offered the Chapter and Verse or Free Reads mentoring scheme in partnership with The Literary Consultancy (dependent on eligibility).

Entry Fee: £6 for one entry, £10 for two, £15 for three.

Judges: Louise Doughty (Fiction), Warsan Shire (Poetry) and Nikesh Shukla (Life Writing). The prize is chaired by Wasafiri Founder and Editor-in-Chief Susheila Nasta.

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