There are presently no open calls for submissions.
Eligibility: Any writer who has NOT YET published a full-length book (chapbooks ok) is eligible to submit!
Genre: There are NO genre limitations. Poetry, prose,
creative nonfiction, fiction, visual work, hybrid work, and the in between are
ALL welcomed. Translations are also accepted; both the translator and
translated must qualify as first-book authors.
Fee: There is a reading fee of $25, which goes towards the
publication of the book(s) selected and the workings of 1913 Press.
Book: For an extra $5, you may choose a recent excellent
1913 Press title from the options provided.
Guidelines: 1913 Press subscribes to the CLMP Code of Ethics for
-Please remove all identifying matter from the manuscript itself.
-Friends, students, and close associates of the judge are not eligible to submit.