CALLING ALL YOUNG POETS!
Friday, March 2, 2012; ends at 5:00 PM (EST)
New Haven, CT
A quick reminder that this coming Monday is the deadline for our 4th annual poetry contest. Categories for youth ages9-13, teens ages 14-18, and adult 19+.
The theme this year is New Haven + reading legacies.
1. Poems judged on original interpretation as well as other criteria
2. You must live or work or go to school in New Haven to be eligible
3. Must be original and unpublished poems
4. Must NOT exceed 25 lines
5. Submitted in double spaced format
6. Must include; Name, address (school or place of work in New Haven if not resident), and age category
7. Submissions may be dropped off at any New Haven Free public Library branch or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 5th by 5pm
CASH PRIZES! $100 in each category
Winning poems featured in New Haven Review
Reception for winners Saturday April 21st at 1pm