Jean Stein Oral History Prize – Important Dates

January 13, 2014 – Workshop 1: Orientation & Interviewing/Storytelling
Click here for the orientation video recap, plus narrative oral history materials.

February 11, 2014 – Workshop 2:  Editing Sound for the Page, presented with StoryCorps
If possible, bring your interview transcripts  to this session, and come with all your questions about the editing process.

February 25, 2014 – Workshop 3: Final Revisions
Bring the 3-5  pages you plan to submit for the competition. Here, you’ll get feedback on your work — just in time to make final tweaks before your final submission.

March 4, 2014 –  Submission Deadline 
Full submission guidelines here.

May 18, 2014 – Book Launch & Awards Ceremony
All contributors to the anthology, plus their interview participants, are invited to celebrate the official book launch with NY Writers Coalition, NYWC Press, and Jean Stein. Winners of the prizes will also be formally recognized.

*PLEASE NOTE: Attendance of the workshops is not mandatory but is strongly encouraged. Advance registration is required. Please email registration@nywriterscoalition.org to RSVP.