The fire swayed and dodged the men.
When they smacked at the fire, it jumped.

Michael Chitwood, "The Elements Will Have Their Way" from Issue 8

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2016 New Ohio Review Contest

Judges:          

Fiction Judge: Charles Johnson
Nonfiction Judge: Elena Passarello
Poetry Judge: Tony Hoagland

CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED.

Contest submissions for 2017 will be open January 15, 2017 to April 15, 2016

Entry Fee: $20 (with a one-year subscription included)

Prizes:  $1,000 prize in each genre
                       

Guidelines:     

Entrants may submit up to six single-spaced pages of poetry or 20 double-spaced pages of prose. If you are submitting through our online system, we prefer Microsoft Word documents (.doc or .docx). Contest entries are judged blind, so please include your name in your cover letter only. No names should appear on contest manuscripts. Past contest winners may not enter again. Electronic submissions may be submitted via:

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If subscribers wish to mail to our contest submissions must be postmarked by April 15th and should be sent to:

New Ohio Review
English Dept.
360 Ellis Hall
Ohio University
Athens, OH 45701

All submissions will be considered for regular publication.

2015 New Ohio Review Contest Winners

Fiction (Selected by Maud Casey)

Winner: Suzanne McConnell, "Neighbors"
Second Prize: Susan Finch, "Rock Harbor"

Poetry (Selected by Robert Pinsky)

Winner: Keith Kopka, "Not Holding the Gun" and "You, Strung"
Second Prize: Christopher Kempf, "In a Year of Drought, I Drink Wine in a Los Angeles Hot Tub," "Before the Storm," and "The Wall"