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Give a contest donation to a writer!

You have the option of donating a contest submission to a writer for the genre of their choice.Writers receiving donations and donors get a year-long subscription to BWR.You can gift a contest submission to a writer you know OR you can choose to donate a submission...

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Contest 2019

2019 CONTEST $1500 & PUBLICATION in Nonfiction, Fiction, and Poetry.$800 & PUBLICATION in our Flash Category. Poetry Judge: Tommy Pico Fiction Judge: Rivers Solomon Nonfiction Judge: Selah Saterstrom Flash Judge: Vi Khi Nao DEADLINE: September 1st, 2019 Poetry...

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BWR Pushcart Nominations!

We at BWR are immensely proud to nominate these extraordinary works that appeared in our pages for the Pushcart Prize! Please join us in congratulating these writers!   Tyrese Coleman, "Speculum" from BWR issue 45.1, Fall/Winter 2018 Bertha Isabel Crombet,...

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2018 Contest Results!

BWR is pleased to announce the winners and runners-up of our 2018 Contests in Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, and Flash. We are forever grateful to our inimitable judges: Vanessa Angélica Villarreal, Laura van den Berg, Kate Zambreno, and Jennifer S. Cheng. Kanika...

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2017 Pushcart Nominations!

BWR is very pleased to announce our 2017 Pushcart Prize Nominations. While BWR cares deeply for all of the work we publish, we are immensely proud to recognize these extraordinary pieces that appeared in our 2017 pages: Anne Boyer, "Death and the Maiden" from BWR...

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2017 Contest Results

BWR is pleased to announce the winners and runners-up of our 2017 Contest in Poetry, Fiction, and Nonfiction, judged by Rachel McKibbens, Nicola Griffith, and Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib. Each winner will receive $1,000 and publication in BWR 44.2 (forthcoming this...

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Now Accepting Submissions for Inaugural Online Issue

Black Warrior Review is pleased to announce we will be reading fiction, nonfiction, and poetry submissions for our first ever online edition during the month of October. Submissions open October 1st and close November 1st.  The theme for our online issue is havens. We...

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