There’s only one week left to enter the SCAD Writers’ Studio 2015 Writing Contest. “It could have been worse.”   Guidelines • Your entry must begin with the line, “It could have been worse.” • Entries should be double-spaced, in 12 pt font. • Entries must be between 600 and 750 words. • Put only […]

Calling all poets and writers! “Speak Your Piece,” SCAD’s only spoken word and short story program, seeks your submissions for Winter and Spring quarters. Speak Your Piece is a show designed to showcase local writing talent from Savannah. Read your work on-air and chat with DJ Lock about craft and your writing process. Submissions are open to everyone in […]

The “New York Times” is inviting college students nationwide to open their hearts and laptops and write an essay that describes what love is like for them today. Modern Love has held this contest twice over the last seven years, and the response from thousands of students at hundreds of colleges and universities was overwhelming […]

Want to get involved with Savannah’s rich literary community? Want to meet visiting writers, editors, and scholars who make the pilgrimage every year to the Flannery O’Connor Childhood Home? Then take advantage of this great opportunity–get involved with Savannah’s only literary house museum. (It’ll look great on your C.V. too!) Email to express your interest. Be sure to include your […]

Each year, AWP offers three scholarships of $500 each to emerging writers who wish to attend a writers’ conference, center, retreat, festival, or residency. AWP maintains a comprehensive list of these events and opportunities in the Directory of Conferences & Centers. Winners and six finalists will also receive a one-year individual membership in AWP. This […]

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January 29, 2015 | Leave a Comment

  Career Adviser Kelly Tucker will be hosting the following career development workshops this winter. Please RSVP for any of the workshops through the SCAD Job Portal under the Events > Workshops tab. Understanding the Cover Letter Friday, Jan. 30 Bradley Hall, Room 114 4-5 pm All Major Interview Prep Workshop Friday, Feb. 6 Student […]

Visiting writer Richard Babcock, an acknowledged techno-phobe, has nonetheless made several successful forays into digital publishing. This month he releases “Autopsy: A Love Story,” through Kindle Singles. Join this Amazon best-selling author as he reads from his new work and answers your questions about writing and publishing across digital and print platforms. Time: 5 p.m. […]

The Writing department is pleased to announce the creation of a quarterly internship in social media management. If you would like to serve as our Social Media Manager for the winter quarter, please apply now. Instructions are below. Our social media manager will:  • Facilitate social media communications for the SCAD writing community •  Manage […]

The Mesothelioma Center, an organization dedicated to spreading awareness about mesothelioma and the dangers of asbestos, is offering a new scholarship to students who bring awareness to asbestos-related cancers. The organization will select two recipients each term to receive a total of $5,000 to apply to tuition. The deadline for the spring is Jan. 20. […]

Portland Review Submissions Portland Review is now open for submissions to the winter 2015 issue until December 1, 2014. They are looking for fine-crafted fiction, poetry, nonfiction, art and blends of these for print and web publication. This year they are also accepting outside reviews of books and other materials. Contributing authors and artists receive […]

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