Here's a list of literary events and submission opportunities for September. Be sure to check out the Scribblers writing group that meets every third Wednesday of the month at 7PM in Room 2.3 of Central Library. Contact Chris for more information: email@example.com.
9/9 (SAT) Salman Rushdie, The Golden House (Author Talk) St. Louis County Library- Headquarters 7PM slcl.org
9/21 (THU) Mary Engelbreit: From the Archives (Exhibit/Reception) St. Louis Public Library-Schlafly Branch 6PM slpl.org
9/25 (MON) Chris Van Dusen, Hattie and Hudson (Author Talk) St. Louis County Library- Headquarters 6PM slcl.org
Young Lions Fiction Award Five prizes of $10,000 are each given annually for a novel or short story collection published in the current year by a writer age 35 or younger. http://www.nypl.org/ylfa Deadline: Sept 2nd
Short Story Competition A prize of $2,500 and publication by Dzanc Books is given annually for a story collection. http://www.dzancbooks.org Deadline: Sept 15th