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n-SCRIBE 15: Call for entries

Date: Wed October 6 2021 12:00 am to Wed October 6 2021 11:59 pm

n-SCRIBE is an annual magazine produced by Darebin Arts and featuring the work of writers who have a connection to the City of Darebin. We publish fiction, non-fiction, poetry, short story, journalism, creative non-fiction, memoir and images. n-SCRIBE is a free publication, and copies of the magazine are distributed to Darebin libraries, Northcote Town Hall Arts Centre, cafes, and other Darebin community hubs.

Published works are selected by a Working Group and the Managing Editor. This year n-SCRIBE 15 will be Co-Edited by Maddee Clark and Jinghua Qian.

Applications must be received online via Wufoo on or before this day/time. Late entries will not be considered. If you require support in submitting online or have access needs, please contact Darebin Arts staff on 8470 8458 or email writingprojects@darebin.vic.gov.au





1. Please make sure your name is not on your submitted work. We use a blind submission process, to be fair to all. If your name is on your uploaded writing, it will be disqualified

2. Writing must be original. All words submitted must be attributed with full copyright of the writer and must not infringe on the rights of another person or business

3. Experimentation with language and dialect is supported. Submissions are welcome in any language however, we ask that you include an English translation of your work to assist the working group. This can be in your own words

4. The submitted writing must not have been published or accepted for publication by any publisher including online publications

5. Your writing must be typed, double-spaced, and submitted online as a Word file. Any font is acceptable. Point size should be pt.11 or pt.12

6. Each page must be numbered and include the title

7. Only doc, docx and pdf files can be accepted. No iPad documents, Apple pages, or photos can be accepted

8. 1200 word limit on submissions

9. Please name your file using the following format: title of your work.file type
Example: To the Lighthouse.docx

10. Writers must have a connection to Darebin i.e. Writers must live, work or study in the City of Darebin

11. Maximum two submissions per person

12. The selection of works to be published is decided by the working group and managing editors. The working group and managing editor’s decision is final, and no correspondence will be entered into

13. Submissions can only be accepted via the online Wufoo submission form. No hard copies or emailed entries will be accepted

14. You must be over 18 years to submit an entry

15. Employees of Darebin City Council and Councillors are ineligible to enter

16. Only selected writers will be notified

If you have any questions, please email:
Darebin Arts | Writing Projects
E: writingprojects@darebin.vic.gov.au



Visit the Darebin Arts website for more information: https://www.darebinarts.com.au/current-programs/n-scribe/

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