is having a book review competition open to all undergraduate and graduate students.
First prize: $200 and publication in The Rumpus.
Second prize: $100 and publication in The Rumpus.
Third prize: Publication in The Rumpus.
There is no fee to enter. Book reviews must be at least 600 words (no longer than 1,500 words) and concern literary fiction, creative non-fiction, or memoir. The publication date of the book is irrelevant.
The deadline to submit your review is June 1, 2009. Please email book reviews to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Rumpus is a new online literary magazine focusing on culture rather than "pop culture."