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2019 MORTON ESSAY PRIZE

The essay is a medium of challenge, a challenge to both its writer and reader to reach and embrace new levels of introspection. The Morton Prize for Outstanding Essay Collections is open to unpublished essay collections that challenge existing schools of thought, transform personal experiences into assessments of human nature, and use language in new, disruptive ways.

Award: Publication in 2020, $1000 award, 10 author copies

Judge: TBA


READING PERIOD: May 26, 2019 - August 26, 2019

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES AVAILABLE MAY 26