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Dzanc Books is nonprofit press specializing in literary fiction and nonfiction. In addition to publishing activities, Dzanc Books also supports the Disquiet International Literary Program.



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Dzanc Books 2017 Prizes and Contests - Closing Sept 15

Guy Intoci

Dzanc Books is pleased to announce its 2017 Prizes and Contest. This will mark the second year for the Prize for Fiction, which awards a $10,000 advance to the winner. In addition to the annual Short Story Collection Prize, this will mark the first year for the Dzanc Books/Disquiet International Open Borders Prize, established to promote a greater global literary discourse. 

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George Saunders on Disquiet

Guy Intoci

"I can’t imagine anyone with an interest in writing or literature going through theDisquiet program and not being profoundly transformed – by the quality of the teaching, by the magic of Lisbon, and by the way the program is organized, which guarantees intellectual and cultural immersion to an extent unimaginable to the casual tourist.  Disquiet is, to my way of thinking, the very best program of its type in the world: intense, humane, wildly energetic, with its heart in exactly the right place."--George Saunders

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DISQUIET International Literary Program Still Accepting Applications

Guy Intoci

The second annual DISQUIET International Literary Program in Lisbon, Portugal is still accepting entries for its July 2012 session. Join George Saunders, Kim Addonizio, Joshua Knelman, Christine Hume, Deb Olin Unferth and many others for a life-changing two weeks in one of the most captivating cites in the world. 

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