The Caribbean Writer (USVI)

The Caribbean Writer
University of the Virgin Islands

Excellent annual anthology for submitting your work and building your profile. Former contributors include Kamau Brathwaite, Derek Walcott, Edwidge Danticat, Earl Lovelace, Winston Farrell and Elizabeth Best

Deadline:Always at the end of the year –

Submit poems (5 maximum), short stories, personal essays, (2 maximum not to exceed 15 pages each), and one-act plays. Only previously unpublished work will be accepted. (If self-published, give details).

Book reviews are also welcomed.  Persons interested in reviewing books should contact the editor indicating areas of expertise. Include sample reviews if possible.

Monetary prizes are awarded in various categories.

For submissions, you are asked to put title, name, address and other contact information on separate sheet. Title only should be on manuscript. Include brief biographical information and mention previous publications, if any. Type (double-spaced) all manuscripts.


Congrats to the new Editor Opal Palmer Adisa!


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