Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Writing Award--deadline February 15, 2014

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Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Society
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The Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Society is sponsoring a writing contest for currently enrolled graduate and undergraduate students. Prizes include $1,000 for graduate students and $500 for undergraduate students. Students are expected to write 1500—3000 words—either a critical essay or a piece of creative work—on a subject related to
the works, career, or legacy of Rawlings. They are expected to present their work at the next Rawlings conference in Gainesville, Florida, March 21-­‐‑22, 2014.

Send entries to Dr. Anna Lillios, University of Central Florida, at