Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize Competition 2019

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     Category:  Poetry
     Deadline:  April 30, 2019  (9 days left)
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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.

    Eligibility


    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.

    Prize


    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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