The Century invites reader submissions

July 29, 2014

The Century invites readers to submit first-person narratives (under 1,000 words) on the following topics:

Appetite (Deadline: September 15, 2014)

Reversal (Deadline: November 15, 2014)

A selection of submissions will be published in the print or web magazine. Authors of the selected essays will receive a free one-year subscription to the magazine.

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