Roscommon based artists are invited to submit artworks for consideration for the cover of The Anthology of New Roscommon Writing 2014 – 2018.
Due to be launched this November, this anthology contains poetry and short fiction along with memoir pieces from 49 Roscommon writers.
There is no singular theme for the publication and the topics explored in the 58 individual pieces cover a broad range of contemporary issues making this anthology a snapshot of some of the finest writing on the island.
The book will have a contemporary and literary feel to it, the format will be A5, portrait and printed in paperback. Artists should consider this format when submitting their artwork.
The selected artist will receive a fee of €150 and will be credited within the publication.
How to apply:
Artists should submit up to 5 high quality, print ready images (300 dpi)
Each images should be clearly named with the artists name and title of work. eg: “johnsmith, evening sunset.jpg”
Provide a list of works submitted with title, medium, year
Submissions should be emailed to Gerry Boland, writer in residence with Roscommon County Council: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for submissions: Sept 28th