Resources & Opportunities

Accountabilibuddies

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posted September 29, 2022 resource

Impermanent Earth: Open Call

Seeking nonfiction, poetry, visual art, and audio work the themes of locality, neighborhood, and ecosystem. Deadline: October, 31 … Submit Here

posted September 29, 2022 submission

New York City Poetry Festival

Governors Island Saturday and Sunday, September 10 & 11 poetry all day! And there’s an open mic! https://www.newyorkcitypoetryfestival.com
posted September 9, 2022
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Newsletter

“Want to receive an email with writing opportunities twice per week? Sign up here to get every call for pitches and freelance gig posted on Twitter in your inbox!” Sonia asks for a SUGGESTED lump sum of $48/year via PayPal or Venmo (@sonia-weiser (I am the one with the neon green shirt, sunglasses, and fedora)) or $4/month via Patreon. If you can’t afford that, pay what you can. If you can afford more and would like to pay more, that’s cool too. No need to ask permission about paying less/more than the suggested amount. 

posted June 3, 2022
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Writing Workshop

Wendy’s Subway Workshop with Mirene Arsanios. Literally Work Dates: Wednesday, June 1–July 5
Time: 6:30pm–8pm EST (1.5 hours)
Capacity: 25 participants
Cost: $80-240 (Sliding scale $20-60/session)

posted June 3, 2022
online workshop

Editing services

Evette (a.k.a Eve) is a word enthusiast. Having once dreamed of being an interpreter, she now uses her passion for language to help others fine-tune their written voice by focusing on bringing clarity and organization to clients’ thoughts in a way that makes their true voice shine. She applies her experience as an avid reader, author, and poet, as well as her bachelor’s degree to propel her well-rounded, content-driven edits. 

Whether it is a work of fiction, cover letter, or dissertation, Eve is eager to provide clear, concise, and well-crafted feedback. Please visit her website for rates and more information.

posted April 11, 2022
services

Call for submissions

From March 28th through April 18th (end of day), Ugly Duckling Presse’s Second Factory Journal is accepting submissions in the fields of Poetry, Prose, Nonfiction, and Visual Art. UDP pays a small honorarium to contributors. More information on can be found here.

posted April 11, 2022
submissions

Author talk/reading with Lisa Hsiao Chen & Eugene Lim

7:30 PM EST April 21 at Greenlight Bookstore in Brooklyn. A live in-person reading, discussion, and celebration of Lisa Hsiao Chen’s debut novel, Activities of Daily Living. More information on the Greenlight Bookstore website.

posted April 9, 2022
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Seminar in Migration and Memory: Embodied Histories

3 – 5 PM EST on April 16 over Zoom. “Migration and Memory” addresses the function of cultural and geopolitical histories, memory, and kinship within Theresa Hak Kyung Cha’s work. Cha names and destabilizes notions of motherhood, familial debt and lineage, and the ruptures of migration as she traces her mother’s move through Manchuria, Korea, and the United States. More information on the Wendy’s Subway website.

posted April 9, 2022
online seminar

Author talk/reading with Chantal V. Johnson & Torrey Peters

7 PM EST on April 14 at the Center for Fiction in Brooklyn and over Zoom. More information on the Center for Fiction website.

posted April 5, 2021
event

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