The 2008 CBC Literary Awards competition is now open! The deadline for submissions is November 1st, 2008. The Awards are Canada*s only literary competition celebrating original, unpublished works in both official languages. There are three categories: short story, poetry, and creative nonfiction, with cash prizes totaling $60,000, courtesy of the Canada Council for the Arts, publication in Air Canada*s enRoute magazine and visibility for the winners and their winning entries offered by CBC.
To find out how to enter, go to www.cbc.ca/literaryawards or call toll-free 1-877-888-6788 to request a printed brochure.