Hannenorak literary contest

Éditions Hannenorak are proud to announce a literary contest with two categories, one for adults, and one for teenagers!

Adult Contest

Participants must be 18 years of age or older and members of one of the eleven Indigenous nations recognized in Québec. Beginner, aspiring and professional writers are invited to submit texts. Works of fiction of any genre or form (short stories, poetry, folktales, etc.) are eligible. Maximum length is 2000 words (there is no minimum). Texts may be written in English, French or an Indigenous language.

 

Submissions : from November 1 to March 15.

 

Prize : $1000.

 

For more information, click here.

 

 

Youth Contest

Participants must be 14 to 17 years of age inclusively and members of one of the eleven Indigenous nations recognized in Québec. Submissions must be written in the form of a folktale or legend—traditional stories, personal adaptations of existing tales, or entirely original works are eligible. The jury will remain flexible and open as to what constitutes folktales and legends.

 

Submissions : from November 1 to March 15.

 

Prize : $500 gift certificate.

 

For more information, click here.

 

 

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