Fourth Edition of the Big Book Alcohólicos Anónimos

Deadline: December 15, 2022 In keeping with the recommendation of the 2021 General Service Conference that “A Fourth

Edition of the Spanish-language Big Book, Alcohólicos Anónimos, be developed, including updated stories that better reflect the

current membership, and that a progress report be presented to the 2022 General Service Conference,” the trustees’ Literature

Committee is seeking stories of recovery from members of the Hispanic community in the A.A. structure in the United States and


The committee is seeking stories of recovery from a wide representation of the Hispanic community. Stories of recovery may

also include:

  • Ethnic, cultural, gender and LGBTQ diversity
  • Diversity of social status
  • Experiences of sobriety during the pandemic
  • Newcomer and oldtimer experiences
  • Accessibility experiences
  • Spiritual experiences
  • A.A. meetings on virtual platforms
  • Sobriety and mental health

Suggested format for typed manuscripts is 3,500 words, double-spaced, in 12-point type. Handwritten stories should be

approximately 5-6 pages.

Submit Via Email Email: Subject line: “Fourth Edition Spanish”

Box 459 Spring 2021