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“Waiting,” pastel on paper, by Edgar Degas, 1882.

The Lascaux Prize in Poetry

The Lascaux Prize in Poetry is presently open for submissions. Poems may be previously published or unpublished, and simultaneous submissions are accepted. Winner receives $1,000, a bronze medallion, and publication in The Lascaux Review. The winner and all finalists will be published in The 2018 Lascaux Prize Anthology.

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Two copies of the anthology will be supplied to every poet appearing in it. Entry fee is $10. Poets may enter more than once, and as many as five poems may be submitted per entry. There are no length restrictions. All genres and styles are welcome.

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Contest participants receive free downloads of the Lascaux Prize anthologies to date. Submissions close 30 September.


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The Lascaux Prize in Flash Fiction

The Lascaux Prize in Flash Fiction will reopen 1 January 2019 and close 30 June. Stories may be previously published or unpublished, and simultaneous submissions are accepted. Winner receives $1,000, a bronze medallion, and publication in The Lascaux Review. The winner and all finalists will be published in The 2020 Lascaux Prize Anthology.

Two copies of the anthology will be supplied to every writer appearing in it. Entry fee is $10. Writers may enter more than once, and as many as three stories may be submitted per entry. Length should not exceed 1,000 words. All genres and styles are welcome. Contest participants receive free downloads of the Lascaux Prize anthologies to date.

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The Lascaux Prize in Creative Nonfiction

The Lascaux Prize in Creative Nonfiction will reopen 1 January 2019 and close 30 September. Pieces may be previously published or unpublished, and simultaneous submissions are accepted. Winner receives $1,000, a bronze medallion, and publication in The Lascaux Review. The winner and all finalists will be published in The 2020 Lascaux Prize Anthology.

Two copies of the anthology will be supplied to every writer appearing in it. Entry fee is $10. Writers may enter more than once. Length should not exceed 10,000 words. All topics are welcome; pieces should be written in a narrative (nonacademic) style. Contest participants receive free downloads of the Lascaux Prize anthologies to date.

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The Lascaux Prize in Short Fiction

The Lascaux Prize in Short Fiction will reopen 1 October 2018 and close 31 December. Stories may be previously published or unpublished, and simultaneous submissions are accepted. Winner receives $1,000, a bronze medallion, and publication in The Lascaux Review. The winner and all finalists will be published in The 2019 Lascaux Prize Anthology.

Two copies of the anthology will be supplied to every writer appearing in it. Entry fee is $10. Writers may enter more than once. Length should not exceed 10,000 words. All genres and styles are welcome. Contest participants receive free downloads of the Lascaux Prize anthologies to date.

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Entry fees are dedicated entirely to prize money and operating expenses. Editors, judges, and other staff at The Lascaux Review are unpaid volunteers.

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