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Moment Magazine-Karma Foundation Short Fiction Contest

Posted on Wed, Sep 20 2017 1:14 pm by Pat Lewis

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The Moment Magazine-Karma Foundation Short Fiction Contest is now accepting submissions for its 2018 contest. The contest awards up to three prizes for outstanding works of unpublished short fiction that relate to Judaism, Jewish culture and history; winners are honored at an awards ceremony. The contest is supported by Moment and the Karma Foundation.  The full contest guidelines are available on the Moment site.


Established in 2000, judges and special guests for this prestigious international annual contest have included Joyce Carol Oates, Robert Pinski, Walter Mosley, Nicole Krauss, Erica Jong, Jonathan Safran Foer, Geraldine Brooks and Dara Horn. First-place winners have included Joan Leegant, Sherri Mandell, Racelle Rosett, Leah Lax, Reena Ribalow and Jason K. Friedman.