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William Faulkner Literary Prize

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This literary prize was established in honour of award-winning author, William Faulkner. It is dedicated to celebrating emerging writers.

There are five categories:

All entries must be original, unpublished works. There is a $50 entry fee for Novel submissions and $20 entry fee for Playwriting, Short Story and Poem. There is no entry fee for Student Short Story entries.

Winners will be announced at the Faulkner Literary Luncheon on 24 September in New Albany, the birthplace of William Faulkner.

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