6939 East Chaparral Rd.
Paradise Valley AZ 85253

Phone: (602)510-8076
Submission E-mail:


Contact: Lisa Aquilina, President.


Since 1978, Arizona Authors' Association has served to offer professional, educational and social opportunities to writers and authors and serves as an informational and referral network for the literary community. Members must be authors, writers working toward publication, agents, publishers, publicists, printers, illustrators, etc. Az Authors' publishes a bimonthly newsletter and the renown annual Arizona Literary Magazine. The Association sponsors the international Arizona Literary Contest including poetry, essays, short stories, new drama writing, novels, and published books with cash prizes and awards bestowed at a Fall ceremony. Winning entries are published or advertised in the Arizona Literary Magazine. First and second place winners in poetry, essay and short story categories are entered in the annual Pushcart Prize. Learn more online.

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