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Students interested in working on the Confidante staff are encouraged to sign up for the ENG 220, Literary Magazine Workshop, where they can gain experience in editing, writing, and print production of a literary magazine.
The Confidante Writing Contest is open to all undergraduates who do not have a bachelor’s degree and are currently enrolled at
Submission Guidelines for The Confidante Writing Contest
Writers must be undergraduates, must not have a bachelor's degree, and must be enrolled for credit at some time during the current school year at Delta State University.
Works entered must not have been published in any publication with the exception of The Delta Statement.
If your submission is selected as a winner of the Confidante Writing Contest, you will automatically be entered into the Southern Literary Festival's Contest. You will, at that time, be required to submit your work again in a different format. Complete details will be mailed to you in the event that your work qualifies to move on to the next level of competition.
The categories for submissions are:
Entries must be submitted as a Microsoft Word document and emailed as an attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline for submissions is Friday, December 14th. All entrants will receive a response to their entry no later than January 27, 2013. To order issues of Confidante write to the Division of Languages and Literature, P.O. Box 3215, Delta State University, Cleveland, Ms 38733. Current issues are $3.00 each and back issues may be purchased for $2.00 each. For more information phone: (662) 846-4060 or E-mail: email@example.com
The first place winners of the 2012 Confidante Writing Contest are as follows:
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