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Deadline announced for anthology submissions

August 01, 2013

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. -- —  The deadline for submissions to the West Virginia Center for the Book and the Appalachian Heritage Writers Project’s Anthology of Appalachian Writers, Frank X. Walker Volume VI is Tuesday, Oct. 15. 

The volume will be a collection of Appalachian stories, essays, poetry, memoir, and photographic art, which will focus on the region and celebrate the poetic art and storytelling of Walker, Kentucky Poet Laureate and winner of Shepherd’s 2013 Appalachian Heritage Writer’s Award. 

Walker will be at Shepherd University as the 2013 Appalachian Heritage Writer-in-Residence in September.

Submissions should be emailed to Sylvia Bailey Shurbutt, anthology managing editor, at sshurbut@shepherd.edu. For complete information about submissions, go to www.shepherd.edu/ahwirweb/anthology.

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