The 2007 Prize For Poetry

9 February 2007

Announcing – The 2007 Prize For Poetry

The annual Tor House Prize for Poetry is a living memorial to American poet Robinson Jeffers (1887-1962). The winner will receive $1,000 for an original, unpublished poem not to exceed three pages in length. $200 will be awarded for Honorable Mention.

Final Judge: Al Young

Open to well-crafted poetry in all styles, ranging from experimental work to traditional forms, including short narrative poems. Each poem should be typed
on 8 1/2″ by 11″ paper and be no longer than three pages. On a cover sheet only, include: name, mailing address, telephone number and email; titles of
poems; bio optional. Multiple and simultaneous submissions welcome. There is a reading fee of $10 for the first three poems, $15 for up to six poems and
$2.50 for each additional poem. Checks and money orders should be made out to Tor House Foundation.

Deadline for submissions: March 15, 2007

The Prize winner will be announced by May 15. Include an SASE for announcement of the Prize winner. Poems will not be returned.
Contest Website.

Mail poems, check or money order, and SASE to:

Poetry Prize Coordinator
Tor House Foundation
Box 223240
Carmel, CA 93922

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