Call for Personal Essays Set in Philadelphia

full name / name of organization: 
PA Writing Project
contact email: 
pawritingproject@gmail.com

This edited collection seeks 3,500-word narratives and non-fiction essays rooted in Philadelphia for a book that is under contract. A strong sense of place is required to be considered for possible publication. We seek essays from Philadelphia residents and/or those who have a connection to Philadelphia.

Interested writers should send an email to pawritingproject@gmail.com expressing interest by March 1. 500-word excerpts will be due by March 15. Final manuscripts will be due in May.

cfp categories: 
journals_and_collections_of_essays
travel_writing