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Mighty River Short Story Contest

Deadline: Entries must be postmarked by October 1, annually.
Fee: $20 check/money order/cash, made payable to Southeast Missouri State University Press, must accompany each entry. Fee includes a copy of Big Muddy in which the winning story appears.
Award, contest deadline of October 1, 2015: $1000 and publication in an issue of Big Muddy: A Journal of the Mississippi River Valley.

Manuscripts submitted to the contest will be read and judged anonymously.

Submission Guidelines:


Mail entries with $20 reading fee to:
Southeast Missouri State University Press
Mighty River Short Story Contest
One University Plaza, MS 2650
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701