Author Topic: Poets, win $1000, publication, a VIP All Access Festival Pass and more  (Read 833 times)

Offline TennWillFest

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Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Festival's second annual Poetry Contest is now accepting submissions! We invite poets to submit their unpublished work online or by mail.
 
We’re accepting submissions of 2-4 original, unpublished poems as contest entries. Deadline (postmark) for submissions is August 18, 2011.
 
Full submission guidelines can be found here: http://www.tennesseewilliams.net/contests
 
The winner—to be chosen by the incoming Louisiana Poet Laureate Julie Kane—will receive a grand prize of:
•   $1,000
•   A VIP All Access Pass ($500 value) for the 26th annual Festival (March 21-25, 2012)
•   Publication in Louisiana Cultural Vistas magazine
•   A public reading on a literary panel at the 2012 Festival
 
The top ten finalists will receive a panel pass ($75 value) to attend the 2012 Festival, and their names will be published on www.tennesseewilliams.net.
 
Entry fee: $20 per entry.  The contest results will be announced by January 16, 2012.
 
We look forward to reading your work!