Cowles Poetry Book Prize
[Southeast Missouri State University Press]
Cape Girardeau MO 63701
Individual poems in the manuscript may have been published previously in a chapbook, magazines, journals or anthologies, but the work as a whole must be unpublished. Translations and previously self-published books are not eligible.
Open to any poet writing in English, age 18 or older, regardless of publication history.
Send 48-100 pages of poetry--any style or theme--with a table of contents and an acknowledgements page for any previously published poems. The page count doesn’t include the table of contents or acknowledgements. No online submissions.
- Submission Instructions/Form
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- Cost to Enter: $25
- Submission Deadline: Apr 01, 2017
- First Prize: $2,000 and 30 copies for the author, publication and distribution of a full-length poetry manuscript
Cowles Poetry Book Prize is listed in the following categories:
National Capital Writing Contest
F(r)iction Winter Literary Competition - Poetry Contest