Enter the science fiction competition

2016-05-04 06:00

SOUTH African Science Fiction and Fantasy have been running an annual short story competition, Nova, since 1970. This year, prizes to the value of R3 500 are up for grabs. The prizes are co-sponsored by the published author, technocrat and SF buff, Arthur Goldstuck, of WorldWideWorx.com

Download the fanzine, Probe, from www.sffsa.org.za/probe.html#Downloads for free, and take a look at some of the stories written by recent winners. Enter Nova 2016 and face judgement day. Even if you don't win a prize, your story could get published in the world-famous fanzine, Probe. Professional and amateur authors are welcome, so are South Africans and aliens, terrestrial and extraterrestrial alike.

Stories must be in the SF&F genre, and between 2 000 and 8 000 words. There are a few other rules as well - stories must be original and previously unpublished, and there is an entrance fee.
Download the rules and an entry form from sffsa.org.za/Nova.html or email the organiser­ at nova.sffsa@gmail.com for more information.


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