Essay Prize



The Katherine Mansfield Society is pleased to announce its annual essay prize competition for 2019, open to all, on the subject of:

Katherine Mansfield & Bliss and Other Stories


The winner will receive a cash prize of £200 and the winning essay will be considered for publication in Katherine Mansfield Studies, vol. 12 (2020), the peer-reviewed yearbook of the Katherine Mansfield Society, published by Edinburgh University Press.

The distinguished panel of judges will comprise:

PROFESSOR ENDA DUFFY 
Arnhold Chair, English Dept., University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
Chair of the Judging Panel

PROFESSOR MARILYN REIZBAUM
Harrison King McCann Professor of English, 
Director of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Program, Bowdoin College, Maine, USA 

PROFESSOR SARAH COLE
Parr Professor of English and Comparative Literature, Dean of Humanities, 
Columbia University, New York, USA

Essays that address any aspect of the publication of Mansfield’s short story collection Bliss and Other Stories (1920) are welcome. The full CFP for this volume can be viewed on our website: http://www.katherinemansfieldsociety.org/yearbook-katherine-mansfield-studies/
 
Submissions of between 5000–6000 words (inclusive of endnotes), in Word format, Times New Roman 12 point, double-line spaced, using MHRA style referencing with endnotes, should be emailed to the editorial team, accompanied by an abstract, keywords, and 50-word biography: kms@katherinemansfieldsociety.org 

A detailed MHRA style guide is available from the Katherine Mansfield Society website:

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: 31 August 2019