Posted by: Kathy Temean | April 20, 2010

Fiction Award – Editorial Changes – Editor Wanted

Hidden River Arts

 

William Van Wert Fiction Award

An annual award for a short story or novel excerpt. The prize is $1,000 and publication in The Hidden River Review, which is published by Hidden River Arts, a literary arts organization in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 

The awards will be given in the following categories:

(1) to the best unpublished short story or novel excerpt

(2) the best unproduced full-length play. 

Here are the guidelines:

The William Van Wert Memorial Fiction Award
Eligible: Any previously unpublished short story or novel excerpt of 25 pages or less.

The Hidden River Arts Playwrighting Award
Eligible: Any previously unpublished and unproduced full-length play.

Send a manuscript of up to 25 pages with a $15 entry fee by June 30.

Check website for more details. http://www.hiddenriverarts.com/

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Kendra Harpster is joining the Random House imprint in May as a senior editor, reporting to Susan Kamil.

At Rodale, Gena Smith has been promoted to assistant editor.

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Abrams Books is looking for an Editoral Assistant in their Children’s Book Division – NYC offices.  $30,000.  http://www.publishersmarketplace.com/cgi-bin/displayJob.pl?job_no=6275

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Today we’re having a First Page Session and dinner with Agent Susan Hawk from the Bent Agency and assistant editor Navah Wolfe from Simon & Schuster at the Princeton Theological Seminary.  I’ll fill you in on their words of wisdom tomorrow.

Kathy


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