JNZL PRIZE for New Zealand Literary Studies. Closes June 30 2013

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Journal of New Zealand Literature
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The Journal of New Zealand Literature hosts an annual Prize for new work in New Zealand Literary Studies.

The Prize is open to graduate students and to emerging researchers who have completed their PhDs within the last three years.

There is a cash prize.

The winning essay will be published in the Journal of New Zealand Literature.

The prize is open internationally.

Entries will be judged anonymously by majority decision of the JNZL International Advisory Board.

The judging panel reserves the right not to award the prize in any given year.

Non-winning essays may be considered for publication in the usual way.

Entries should be around 5000 words and in MHRA sytle. Please enclose a brief CV indicating your eligibility for the Prize.

Please direct all submissions and inquiries to:
Sarah Shieff
Editor: Journal of New Zealand Literature
University of Waikato
Hamilton, NZ
email: sshieff@waikato.ac.nz
See www.waikato.ac.nz/wfass/jnzl/prize