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Split This Rock 10th Annual Poetry Contest Seeks Poems of Provocation & Witness

September 7, 2016

Grantee News From Split This Rock:


Split This Rock’s 10th Annual Poetry Contest, judged by Sheila Black, is open for submissions! Each year, the contest serves to raise the visibility and prestige of poetry of provocation and witness. Submissions should be in the spirit of Split This Rock: socially engaged poems, poems that reach beyond the self to connect with the larger community or world; poems of provocation and witness. Top three prizes include free 2018 Split This Rock Poetry Festival registration & publication of poems in The Quarryonline poetry database. Winner also reads first-prize poem on the main stage at the 2018 festival. Submit up to 3 poems. There is a $20 reading fee benefiting Split This Rock’s 2018 Poetry Festival. For more information on guidelines and prizes, visit Split This Rock’s website or Submittable.

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