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Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize Competition 2019

     Category:  Poetry
     Deadline:  April 30, 2019  (expired!)
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    Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize Competition 2019

    The University of Pittsburgh Press announces the Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize for a first full-length book of poems.

    Manuscripts should be between 48 and 100 pages. You should also include your curriculum vitae.

    Manuscripts being considered by other publishers are allowed, but if a manuscript is accepted for publication elsewhere, please notify the organiser in writing.

    Entry fee is 25 USD.


    Open to any poet writing in English who has not had a full-length book of poetry published previously.

    A "full-length book" is defined as a volume of 48 or more pages published in an edition of 500 or more copies. Books whose publication costs have been borne by their authors are excluded from this definition.


    A cash award of 5,000 USD and publication by the University of Pittsburgh Press in the Pitt Poetry Series under its standard royalty contract.

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