Residency for BILAPOC Speculative Fiction Writers

Open Call for Next Gulf South Writer in the Wood

Gulf South Writer in the Woods, a program of A Studio in the Woods and the New Orleans Center for the Gulf South, supports the creative work, scholarship and community engagement of writers examining the Gulf South region.

Specifically, this year we aim to support BILAPOC Speculative Fiction writers working in prose, poetry and stage/screenwriting. Special consideration will be given to southern voices, under-represented communities, and perspectives not often heard. Eligible writers must live in the Gulf South, be from/have heritage in the Gulf South, and/or write about the Gulf South.

The awardee will receive a stipend of $5,000, a 6-week residency at A Studio in the Woods over 18 months, Tulane University library access, and staff support from the presenting partners.

Deadline: January 8, 2021

Visit http://www.astudiointhewoods.org/event/open-call-for-next-gulf-south-writer-in-the-woods/ for more information and to apply online.

Contact info@astudiointhewoods.org with any questions.

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