News flash for all Austenesque writers! check this link at the Chawton House Library about a Jane Austen short story competition in celebration of Austen’s move to Chawton in 1809. Closing date for submitting entries is March 31, 2009. First prize: £1000 and two runners-up: £200; all three win a week’s writers’ retreat at Chawton House and publication! Fifteen short-listed authors will also see prize money and publication. Entry fee is £10 per story. Open to ALL ‘who have not had a full-length work of fiction published.’
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