Thursday, June 3, 2010
Shakespeare & Company Bookshop gets into the game
Shakespeare & Company Bookshop, famously founded by Sylvia Beach and now run by George Whitman's daughter, Sylvia Whitman, will resume publishing Paris Magazine (abandoned by George in the '80s) and also begin a 10,000 euro ($12, 292) prize, given "every two years to the author of the best novella containing 20,000-30,000 words. Initial submissions are to be received by Dec. 1, 2010, and shortlisted entrants must submit their complete novella by March 1, 2011. The contest is open to unpublished writers only and there is an entry fee" (via).