Proverse Hong Kong

There are presently no open calls for submissions.


Proverse Hong Kong publishes from Hong Kong mainly high quality literary and general titles but also including some travel, sport, educational and academic works. We accept submissions from non-native speakers of English as well as from native speakers. In 2008, we established the annual international Proverse Prize for unpublished book-length non-fiction, fiction or poetry submitted in English. Semi-finalists to date include writers born, resident or previously resident in Andorra, Australia, Canada, Germany, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Nigeria, Singapore, The Bahamas, the PRC, South Africa, Taiwan, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, and the USA. Opens for entries 14 April each year. In 2016, we launched the annual international Proverse Poetry Prize for a single poem submitted in English. Opens for entries 7 May each year. Entries to both prizes are invited from anywhere in the world and are open to all over eighteen years old, whatever their nationality, residence or citizenship.