Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Thursday, February 09, 2012
Call for submissions: JAAM 30
JAAM literary journal
is delighted to announce that issue 30, 2012, will be guest edited by poet and
Jackson, assisted by a small editorial team.
Anna’s most recent collection of poetry was Thicket,
published in July by Auckland University Press. She lectures in English
literature at Victoria University of Wellington. As well as poetry, she also
writes fiction from time to time, and her story ‘When We were Bread’ was
recently highly commended in The Long and the Short of It competition, in the
long (over 10,000 words) category.
JAAM considers poetry,
fiction, creative non-fiction, essays, photography and other artwork. There is
no set theme for JAAM 30
JAAM prefers emailed
submissions. Use ‘JAAM submission’ (or similar) in your subject line, so we
know it’s not spam. Include your submission(s) in the body of your email. If
you have particular formatting, you can also include your submissions in an
attachment (.doc, .rtf, .pdf or any image file type is ok for images). If you
don’t have email, (firstname.lastname@example.org) you can post submissions to:
PO Box 25239
Make sure you include a stamped
self-addressed envelope for reply.
The deadline for submissions is 31 March
2012, and JAAM 30 will be published around September 2012.