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MISSOULA— CutBank Books is thrilled to announce the release of its first ever print run of chapbooks: Sean Bernard’s Nuclear, winner of the 2012 Chapbook Contest, Sandra Doller’s Memory of the Prose Machine, and Through the Hour Glass by Kristin Hatch. From an enormous field of submissions to CutBank’s first ever annual Chapbook Contest, we […]
Dear Internet, The Cutbank website has been hacked! You may have noticed that our facebook posts have been linking the literary world to Viagra ads and other oddities. Our website has caught a virus and has to go to the doctor. We’ll be going through our server over the next couple of days and try […]
In just DAYS our 2013 Montana Prize in Fiction, Montana Prize in Creative Nonfiction, and Patricia Goedicke Prize in Poetry will open for submissions. Submissions for all contests are accepted December 1, 2012 through March 1, 2013. Winners receive $500 and publication in CutBank 79. All submissions will be considered for publication in CutBank. The […]
The University of Montana’s Creative Writing Program presents: A Reading of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol Saturday, December 8th 7:00 p.m. The Roxy Theater, 718 S. Higgins Ave. Tickets: $10 for adults in advance, $12 at the door, $7 for students and children Fine beverages and holiday cookies available. All proceeds benefit Cutbank Literary Magazine
We’re all overjoyed to announce that Cutbank is now open for submissions. The submission period runs from today until February 15. Please submit everything to us through our submittable account, right here. For more information on our overall submission guidelines, visit our submission page, right here. ALSO, don’t forget about our contests! Our Big Fish […]
2012 First-Ever CutBank Chapbook Contest Thanks to all those who submitted to CutBank’s inaugural Chapbook Contest. We received an incredible number of submissions and faced a formidable challenge selecting the finalists and winner. We were blown away by the overall quality of this year’s contest submissions and anticipate running the contest again next year. It […]
2012 Montana Prize in Fiction, Montana Prize in Creative Nonfiction, and Patricia Goedicke Prize in Poetry It gives us great pleasure to announce the winners of our annual contests: 2012 Winners: Montana Prize in Fiction (judged by Benjamin Percy): Matt Valentine, “The Hindu Shuffle” Montana Prize in Creative Nonfiction (judged by Eula Biss): Daisy Pitkin, […]
It gives us great pleasure to announce our 2nd ever Big Fish Lyric Essay and Writers on Writing Contest! A prize of $200 and online publication will be awarded to the best piece of nonfiction writing under 5,000 words that we receive in one of the following categories: THE LYRIC ESSAY: Innovative, sonically pleasing nonfiction […]
It’s an AWP miracle! Issue 76 has just arrived! Furthermore, we will be extending our Fiction, Poetry, and Creative Nonfiction contests until March 7th! Come out and visit us at table A8. Issue 76 includes: FICTION by Sean Bernard, Joseph Celizic, Josh Denslow, Maggie Maurer, Madeline McDonnell, Erika Seay, Greta Schuler, Todd Seabrook, and J. […]
CutBank is pleased to announce that it will be holding its annual fundraiser February 23rd from 6-9pm at the Top Hat in Missoula. This exciting event will feature readings by poet Michael Earl Craig (undergraduate alum) and memoirist Lois Welch. There will also be live music from “old timey fiddle & tear in yr beer […]
Happy New Year everyone! We’re pleased to ring in 2012 by opening our first ever chapbook contest. The contest is open from now until March 31. Please direct all submissions to our submishmash page, here. For more information, visit our contest page.
Contests are all open from now until February 29, 2012. Click here to submit! Montana Prize in Fiction Judge – Benjamin Percy Benjamin Percy is the author of two novels, Red Moon (forthcoming from Grand Central/Hachette in 2012) and The Wilding, as well as two books of stories, Refresh, Refresh and The Language of Elk. […]
I am proud to announce our 2011 Big Fish Online Winner: “When Lewis Carroll Faced the Jabberwocky” by Todd Seabrook. Thanks to everyone that submitted this year! Please enjoy the winning piece below. Click image to see full sized poem!
We’re pleased to announce the winners of this year’s print contests: the Montana Prize in Fiction, Montana Prize in Creative Nonfiction, and Patricia Goedicke Prize in Poetry! Thank you to everyone who submitted. We received an unprecedented number of submissions, and were impressed and excited by the power of the submitted work. It was a […]
Don’t miss your chance to enter the Big Fish Online Contest: The Lyric Essay & Writers on Writing, open March 1 – April 1! A prize of $200 and online publication will be given for the best piece of nonfiction writing under 5,000 words that we receive in one of the following categories: The Lyric […]
We’re thrilled to announce the launch of the Big Fish Online Contest: The Lyric Essay & Writers on Writing, open March 1 – April 1! In addition to innovative, sonically pleasing essays on topics of your choosing, CutBank is looking for great craft essays, as well as essays on teaching writing or why writing matters. […]
Don’t miss your chance to enter the Montana Prize in Fiction, Montana Prize in Creative Nonfiction, and Patricia Goedicke Prize in Poetry contests! Winners receive $500 and publication in CutBank 75. All submissions will be considered for print publication, and all submitters will receive a one-year subscription to CutBank. For more information and to submit […]
We’ve been in the process of changing servers, installing a new back-end, and re-designing! Hopefully everything will continue to run smoothly. We’ll be transferring all of our contest and submission info in the next little bit, so keep checking back as we get everything put back in its proper place after the big move. We’ll […]
We’ve been blown away by the incredible work submitted to us this year, and we’re still accepting submissions for one more week. Be sure to get your general CutBank submissions in by February 15th. Contest submitters have until February 28th to submit to our annual print contests: The Montana Prize in Fiction, Montana Prize in […]
We’re thrilled to announce the release of the newest issue of CutBank. CutBank 74 features exceptional work by established writers and new voices alike. Order your copy today by mailing a check for $10 to: CutBank / English Department, LA 133 / University of Montana / Missoula, MT 59812 Or click here to purchase the […]
Congratulations to Nicholas Gulig, whose prose poem “from the Book of Books” has been selected as the winning entry in our fall Big Fish Online contest. This poetic prose piece is coming soon to CutBank online. We’re also pleased to announce two honorable mentions: “My Mother’s Disappearance” by Rosa del Duca and “Diorama of a […]
CutBank is thrilled to announce this year’s judges for the 2011 Montana Prize in Fiction, the Montana Prize in Creative Nonfiction, and the Patricia Goedicke Prize in Poetry. * * * Montana Prize in Fiction Judge – Eileen Myles Eileen Myles is probably America”s best-known unofficial poet. THE INFERNO/A POET’S NOVEL came out in October […]
Thank you to everyone who submitted to our first ever Big Fish Online Contest: Flash Fiction and Prose Poetry! We are in the process of reading through the submissions and will announce the winner by December 1. In the meantime, we hope you’re gearing up for our third annual Montana Prize in Fiction, Montana Prize […]