River Teeth Literary Nonfiction Prize

February 9, 2009

River Teeth’s editors and editorial board will conduct a yearly national contest to identify the best book-length manuscript of literary nonfiction. The winner will be announced in May of the prize year. The winner will receive $1,000 and publication by the University of Nebraska Press.

General Guidelines:

1. Manuscripts must be between 150-400 pages long
2. Manuscripts must be double-spaced
3. Include a title page with title only
4. Include a cover page with title and contact information
5. Include a $25 contest fee
6. Deadline is March 1, 2009
7. Mail entries to:


401 College Ave.
Ashland University
Ashland, OH 44805

All Books Published by The University of Nebraska Press

Information on Past Winners, River Teeth and University of Nebraska Press can be found online–>.


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