Elizabeth R. Curry Prize in Poetry
Submission Deadline: All submissions submitted for the Elizabeth R. Curry Poetry Contest should be postmarked by or received by e-mail no later than November 30, 2009.
Judge: Kimberly Johnson
NEA Creative Writing Fellow, and author of Leviathan with a Hook.
Her newest collection is forthcoming from Perseus books.
Rules: All winners/finalists will be published in SLAB.
All poems considered for publication.
All manuscripts are submitted to the readers and judge anonymously.
Current and former students of the judge are ineligible to enter.
Submit: Submit up to three (3) unpublished poems with $10.00 reading fee (which includes a two-year subscription).
To submit online: pay $10 reading fee through PayPal button and then use the online submission form.
Disclaimer: Those applicants who submit online, but who do not pay the reading fee via PayPal will not be considered for the Elizabeth R. Curry Poetry Contest and instead their submission will be regarded as a non-contest submission.
To submit through surface mail: Send your Name, Address, and Poem title(s) on separate cover letter plus a $10.00 check or money order payable to:
Elizabeth R. Curry Poetry Contest
Dept. of English, 314 SWC
Slippery Rock University
Slippery Rock, PA 16057
SASE for return.