AICW : The Association of Italian Canadian Writers


ASSOCIATION OF ITALIAN CANADIAN WRITERS
ASSOCIATION DES ÉCRIVAIN(E)S ITALO-CANADIEN(NE)S
ASSOCIAZIONE SCRITTORI/SCRITTRICI ITALO-CANADESI
2014 AICW Biennial Conference - Call for Participation 
French / Italian
The Call is now closed. 
 
To view the full program of the conference, click here
 
 
Winners Announced – AICW 2011 Flash Fiction
Contest
First prize: Daniele Ottorino Arati's “L’ombra della Guerra.”
 
Second prize: Ann Ward's “How to Say Cherry in Chinese.” 
 
Final judge: Marco LoVerso.
First-tier judges: Luigi Monteferrante, Domenic Capilongo, Linda Morra and Loretta Di Vita.
Contest co-ordinator: Loretta Gatto-White for the AICW
 
 
 
2011 AICW Flash Fiction Contest

DEADLINE: October 31, 2011

Theme: "I'm just a stranger here myself" – finding one's bearings in a strange time, place or condition.
Maximum length: 500 words
Prizes: 1st prize - $500, 2nd prize: $250

Eligibility:
Contest open internationally to writers of any cultural affiliation. Entries accepted in English, French, and Italian. Multiple entries welcome
Unpublished work only - no simultaneous submissions.

Entry Fee:
$20 Canadian, and $10 (Canadian) for AICW members for each entry. Send cheque or money order payable to : Association of Italian Canadian Writers: AICW contest, c/o Michael Mirolla, 7 McMullen Drive, Stouffville, Ontario, Canada, L4A 7X4

For those with PayPal accounts the fee is $22, payment may be made to mmirolla@rogers.com.

How to enter:
Forward entries by email as a Word Document:

  1. Double-spaced
  2. Numbered pages
  3. Title must appear on each page
  4. Entrant's name must not appear on the manuscript
  5. Include a separate cover page with title of entry, word count, author's name and contact information

Send entries to : contest2011@aicw.ca

Winners will be contacted by phone or e-mail and posted on AICW website.