Short Story & Poetry Writing Competition
WIN A KINDLE FIRE!To celebrate the centenary of Sons and Lovers, D.H. Lawrence Heritage is hosting a writing competition. The competition’s theme is ‘My Background’ and entrants can write a short story, poem or prose piece using their own background or locality as inspiration. There are two categories, under 18s and over 18s and entries should be no longer than 500 words. The judging panel will include representatives from D.H. Lawrence Heritage and the D.H. Lawrence Society, with the final short list judged by the University of Nottingham’s English Department. Please send your entry via email, in person or by post to the addresses below.
The deadline for entries is 31st May 2013.
Winners will be notified by the end of August.
Prizes will be awarded at the official opening of the 2013 D.H. Lawrence Festival on the 5th September 2013.
First Prize for each category is a Kindle Fire, so good luck!
This event is kindly supported by the University of Nottingham
Submit your entries to: D.H. Lawrence Heritage, Mansfield Road, Eastwood, Nottinghamshire, NG16 3DZ or email: firstname.lastname@example.org