Electric Literature presents a CONTEST!

If you enjoy reading Electric Literature, join our mailing list! We’ll send you the best of EL each week, and you’ll be the first to know about upcoming submissions periods and virtual events.

Your story. Performed on stage by a world-renowned actor. And broadcast on public radio.

On Wednesday, March 2, Selected Shorts is hosting an Evening with Electric Literature. Mike Birbiglia, John Lithgow, and others will perform stories by EL contributors Rick Moody, Lydia Millet and Joy Williams.

Ticket holders to the event are invited to submit to the Electric Shorts Contest, co-hosted by Electric Literature and Selected Shorts. The contest will be judged by Rick Moody and the winning story will be read on stage at Symphony Space by one of the evening’s performers, and featured on the Selected Shorts broadcast.

Enticed? Find out how.

More Like This

Electric Literature Announces New Editor-in-Chief

Denne Michele Norris is the first Black, openly trans woman to helm a major literary publication

Aug 9 - Electric Literature

Electric Literature Is Hiring an Editor-in-Chief

This remote, full-time position will lead the editorial vision of our site

May 6 - Electric Literature

Electric Lit Seeks a Part-Time Assistant Editor for Our Literary Magazines

The deadline to apply is June 28, and remote applicants will be considered

Jun 15 - Electric Literature
Thank You!