TWH, THe new Guard and MFA IN A DAY

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The New Guard literary review is the publishing arm of The Writer's Hotel. We run contests in Fiction and Poetry and publish emerging and established writers in our anthologies.  TNG Volume VI Contests are closed and winners and finalists will be announced in October, 2017. Each winner receives $1500/publication, plus a copy of TNG. We publish 30+ debut authors in each print-only anthology. Finalists are also published. Judges: Mark Doty (Poetry) and Chris Abani (Fiction). Past judges and contributors include Charles Simic, Joe Wenderoth, Donald Hall, Adam Braver, Roger Bonair-Agard, Sharon Olds, Tim Seibles, Tess Gerritsen, Afaa Michael Weaver, Madeleine Blais and more. TNG also runs a monthly feature of emerging writer's short work online, called "BANG!" Writers may submit here. ::SUBMIT:: TNG holds a membership with the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses (CLMP). 

MFA IN A DAY is a new lecture series curated by The Writer's Hotel. ::Please note: MFA IN A DAY is not a degree program.::


The Writer's Hotel is an independent program and a labor of love. Donation dollars help to offset costs related to Sara Patton Stipends, Teaching Assistants, Faculty Assistants and general NYC program expenses. Donations may be mailed to our postal address, payable to The Writer's Hotel and/or The New Guard or you can donate via the PayPal donation button below. Thank you for your support! 

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