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Deadline: September 30, 2015.

The Puritan is now seeking submissions to the Fourth Annual Thomas Morton Memorial Prize in Literary Excellence.

The Thomas Morton Memorial Prize in Literary Excellence is awarded to the single best submission in the respective categories of poetry and fiction. The prize is open for submissions each year from May 1st to September 30th through the publication’s online submissions manager. The judges for this year’s prize are Ian Williams (for poetry) and Miriam Toews (for fiction).

In addition to publication in Issue 31: Fall 2015, each winning author receives $1000 in addition to a prize pack of books, each valued at over $900.

Click here to read the full submission guidelines.