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New Fiction Prize 2015  – Open for Submission

New Fiction Prize 2015 – Open for Submission New Fictions Prize, 2015 CLOSING DATE: 10.10.15 Gatehouse Press is excited to announce the opening of submissions for the 2015 New Fiction series. With a word limit of between 10,000 and 13,000 words, the open submission process seeks to encourage new writers to explore the possibilities of length within the short fiction genre. The winning...

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Kumkum Malhotra: the London Launch

Kumkum Malhotra: the London Launch Gatehouse are pleased to announce that Preti Taneja is launching Kumkum Malhotra at Feminist Epic at Toynbee Studios on Commercial St, London Review of Books!

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Gatehouse New Fictions #1: ‘Kumkum Malhotra’ by Preti Taneja

Gatehouse New Fictions #1: ‘Kumkum Malhotra’ by Preti Taneja Gatehouse press are pleased to announce the publication of Preti Taneja’s novella Kumkum Malhotra. Taneja’s story was one of two selected winners in the Gatehouse New Fiction’s Prize in 2014. Look how we disappear : from a family, from a life, from a story. In a small house in Nizamudin, Kumkum Malhotra prepares herself for...

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Lighthouse: The Art Editor

Lighthouse: The Art Editor In his recent post New issue, new editors: looking forward to Issue 7, Meirion Jordan outlines the recent shuffling of Lighthouse keepers, noting the departure of Laura Elliott for her new project para·text and my appointment as ‘art editor’. Since our first issue Lighthouse has reproduced some fine artworks on our pages though we have...

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Lighthouse #7 & UEA MA Literary Translation Anthology 2014 – Official Launch Party Gatehouse Press invite you to attend the launch of Lighthouse #7 and the UEA MA Literary Translation Anthology 2014 at The Bicycle Shop on St Benedict’s St, Norwich on Sunday 22nd February (Starts 8pm). Lighthouse #7 features a wealth of poetry and short fiction, plus feature essays from Moniza Alvi (Bloodaxe Books) and Dan Richards...

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New issue, new editors: looking forward to Issue 7

New issue, new editors: looking forward to Issue 7 It’s cold here in Dundee. Not frozen or snowy as it is to the north, nor blowy and wild like it is in the west, but still a grey cold creeping in at all angles on the houses and flats. Glenshee out of sight still under snow, the Tay big and dull like the piece...

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Lighthouse short story makes The Sunday Times EFG Prize Longlist

Lighthouse short story makes The Sunday Times EFG Prize Longlist Gatehouse are thrilled to announce that Julianne Pachico has been long listed in The Sunday Times EFG Prize for her story Lucky, which was published in issue #5 of Lighthouse Literary Journal. This is the second year in a row for Gatehouse, after Anna Metcalfe was shortlisted in the same prize in 2014. The prize...

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A New Year in Pamphlets

A New Year in Pamphlets Gatehouse Press is delighted to announce that they will be producing two new poetry pamphlets in 2015, following on from Edwin Kelly’s remarkable work in And After This I Saw. Continuing from the New Fictions publications scheduled for the spring and summer, poets Eleanor Rees and Thomas Clark have been selected to continue the poetry pamphlets...

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Happy Christmas from Gatehouse!

Happy Christmas from Gatehouse! Gatehouse Press are now shutting down for the holidays and we will return the first week of Jan. We will still be picking up orders and will post out whenever the post office is open. However, before we expertly pack our suitcases with toothbrushes and surreptitious yew trees, we have the Lighthouse Issue #7 submissions to go...

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Gatehouse Press – New Fictions Prize Announcement

Gatehouse Press – New Fictions Prize Announcement Gatehouse Press are pleased to announce the winners of the New Fictions Prize. The prize was set up to solicit work from emerging writers and offer them a novella/novelette/short book. Gatehouse will promote the writers in various ways, such as booking festival slots and entering the books for eligible prizes. We will also select writers...

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