The Do's and Don'ts of Submission with Kevin Morgan Watson
Five Ways of Looking at Short Fiction: Session Four
March 25, 7:00 p.m.
Dos and Don’ts of Submitting to Literary Journals / Kevin Morgan Watson
Press 53 publisher and editor in chief Kevin Morgan Watson will discuss—and answer your questions about—the ins and outs of submitting your short stories to literary journals. Knowing what not to do is often more important than know what to do regarding formatting, simple punctuation and grammar, and also etiquette. Kevin Morgan Watson is publisher and editor in chief at Press 53, which he founded in October 2005. Located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Press 53 has published authors from thirty-five states, producing 250 titles that have earned more than ninety awards. He co-founded Prime Number Magazine with Press 53 author Clifford Garstang, a free online quarterly journal of distinctive poetry and short fiction. In March of 2019, Press 53 launched the High Road Festival of Poetry and Short Fiction, making it the only festival in the U.S. that focuses exclusively on poetry and short fiction.
In this series you'll learn about place, detail, and character as well as advice on revision and submission.
Individual workshops are $25. The series of 5 is $100.
Workshops are limited to twelve participants and are interactive, so you'll have a chance to ask questions.
All take place online. Once you register, you'll be sent a code for signing in and a copy of a book by your workshop leader.