Non-fiction competition: The Observer/Anthony Burgess Prize for Arts Journalism 2022


19 July 2022
Win a £3,000 first prize for new writing on the arts

The Observer/Anthony Burgess Prize for Arts Journalism is an annual competition for arts reviewers.

The first prize is £3,000 and publication in the Observer. Two runners up each get £500.

To enter, send an original, unpublished 800-word review of new work in the arts (ie, work produced since September 2021). Subjects might include an album, book, concert, exhibition, film, play, live stream, social media entertainment, TV show, or any other artform or cultural activity that offers the opportunity to write a lively, thoughtful piece.

The entry fee is £10.

The closing date is 30 November.

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For full details see the website.


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