Gulf Coast is now accepting entries for the inaugural Gulf Coast Translation Prize. In 2014, the contest is open to poetry in translation. The winner receives $1,000 and publication in issue 27.2 due out April 2015. Two honorable mentions will also be featured in the Spring/Summer 2015 issue. All entries will be considered for paid publication as GC Online Exclusives. This year’s contest will be judged by Jen Hofer.
Open to pieces of prose poetry, flash fiction, and micro-essays of 500 words or fewer. Established in 2008, the contest awards its winner $1,000 and publication in the journal. Two honorable mentions will also appear in issue 27.2, due out in April 2015, and all entries will be considered for paid publication on our website as Online Exclusives. To view last year's winner and honorable mentions, you can purchase issue 26.2 here.