Submissions

The 2014 Siskiyou Prize for New Environmental Literature

Ashland Creek Press is pleased to announce The 2014 Siskiyou Prize for New Environmental Literature.

The contest is open to unpublished, full-length prose manuscripts, including novels, memoirs, short story collections, and essay collections.

“New environmental literature” refers to literary works that focus on the environment, animal protection, ecology, and wildlife. We're looking for work that redefines our notions of environmentalism and sustainability, particularly when it comes to animal protection. Please visit The Siskiyou Prize website for further details.

The reading fee is $25 per submission, and the winner will receive $1,000, book publication, and a four-week residency at PLAYA. This year's final judge is bestselling author Karen Joy Fowler.

Please visit The Siskiyou Prize website for further details and complete guidelines.

The submission deadline is October 15, 2014, and prize submissions MUST be made online using the service Submittable; click here to upload a submission.

Additional questions? Visit The Siskiyou Prize website.

Call for Submissions: Books

Ashland Creek Press will be closed to regular submissions for the duration of the contest.

Literary agents are welcome to send queries by e-mail at any time.

Among Animals anthology

Short story submissions are currently closed for the Among Animals fiction anthology.

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Additional questions? Check out our FAQ.

We look forward to reading your work!

The Fine Print

Ashland Creek Press accepts no responsibility for lost or misplaced submissions. We will get back to you with a reply as soon as possible, but please know that it can take up to several months.

Ashland Creek Press is a boutique press with the goal of publishing books of high quality that often have trouble finding homes in traditional markets. We work with authors who are passionate about their work and about getting it out into the world.

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