The 2015 Humanities Poetry and Prose Contest

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Monday, November 3, 2014 to Tuesday, March 17, 2015, (All day) - (All day)

ARS Medica and CMAJ are co-sponsoring 'The 2015 Humanities Poetry and Prose Contest'.
Open to all health profession students, researchers, residents, fellows, health care practitioners and faculty working or studying in Canada.

 Deadline: Monday, March 17, 2015.

 Parameters: All works must be previously unpublished and relate to medical humanities in the broadest sense.  Poetry, limited to two submissions per person.  Prose works, limited to one per person, can be any style (e.g. creative non fiction, fiction, essay, etc.).

Length: Poetry – maximum 52 lines. Prose – maximum 1500 words.

    Send your submission electronically to:  In the subject line, state whether your piece is poetry or prose.  Include in your covering note your full name, mailing address, telephone number, and name of the school or organization your are affiliated with.  Please state your work is original, previously unpublished, and that you authorize its publication in ARS Medica or CMAJ.  Also please specify if you are a student/resident.

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