Imagine Little Tokyo: Short Story Contest

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Aug 201311 Jan 201431

Little Tokyo
Los Angeles, California
United States


Write a story about Little Tokyo and get a prize! 

  • The story must be original, fictional, written in English by the submitting author and never been published (even online).
  • The setting of the story should be in Little Tokyo – either past, present or future.
  • Submitted manuscript should be 2,500 words or less and have a title.
  • Submissions need to be e-mailed by January 31, 2014, 12 midnight PST. NO EXCEPTIONS.

First Place: $1,000 cash prize
Second Place: $500 cash prize
Selection will be judged on storytelling ability and best use of Little Tokyo as a cultural setting.  The identity of the three final judges will be announced at a later date.
Please visit our website and follow the guidelines to submit your essay.



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