Travel writing competition: The Vicarious Festival Travel Writing Competition 2020

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The competition for aspiring travel writers has a prize of £500

The competition for aspiring travel writers has a prize of £500 and an invitation to appear at the next Vicarious Festival in September in Somerset.

It is open to anyone who is writing a non-fiction book about their experience of an unfamiliar culture/s during a single journey. Manuscripts must be unpublished but do not need to have been completed.

To enter, send the first chapter, a 500-word synopsis, a 100-word biography plus social media links and a recent head-and-shoulders photo.

Entry is £5.

The closing date is 31 July.

For full details see the website.

 

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