Announcing 2012 WILLA Literary Award competition


Dear Authors,

Did you publish a book in 2011 that features a woman’s or girl’s story set in the American West? If so, please consider entering it in the 2012 WILLA Literary Award competition. Women Writing the West, a nonprofit association of writers and other professionals writing and promoting the Women’s West, underwrites and presents the award. Books published in 2011 (in any form) are eligible. Professional librarians select Winners and Finalists. Awards will be presented at the WWW annual conference in Albuquerque, NM in October 2012.

Categories for entry include Contemporary Fiction, Historical Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Scholarly Nonfiction, Poetry, Original Softcover Fiction, and Children’s and Young Adult Fiction and Nonfiction.
Please visit the WWW website, for guidelines and an application form. Deadline for entry is February 1, 2012.

Thank you,
Suzanne Lyon
2012 Women Writing the West Past President and WILLA Chair


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