We are accepting submissions for novellas from 1 March to 31 March 2023 and would love to read your work! We are not accepting non-fiction books in this window.

Please send the following to editors@papervisualart.com:

We welcome submissions from writers at all stages of their career, including emerging voices who may or may not have been previously published. We don’t consider previously published or self-published submissions.

We’ll reply to all submissions by the 30 April 2023. Unfortunately, we won’t be able to give individual feedback on those submissions that don’t fit for our programme.

General Submissions

PVA Fair Pay and Conditions Policy

PVA is committed to providing fair payment and conditions to all artists with whom we work. All artists and contributors are remunerated in accordance with the principles laid out in the Arts Council’s policy on Paying the Artist as well as observing recommendations on payments as advised by the Words Ireland, the Association of Freelance Editors, Proofreaders and Indexers of Ireland (AFEPI Ireland), and Visual Artists Ireland.

Payments to contributors are tiered as follows:

These fees will be maintained in all cases and reviewed regularly in relation to advised rates and augmented as and when possible. Last updated March 2022.

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