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Flyer for the 2023 Barrow Street Poetry Book Prize

Barrow Street Poetry Book Prize

Deadline: June 30, 2023

Poet Nathalie Handal will judge the 2023 Poetry Book Prize. To submit to the 2023 prize, please use our Online Submission Manager. In addition to…
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Poet Hunt 28 Awards a $500 Grand Prize!

Deadline: June 15, 2023

The MacGuffin’s Poet Hunt 28 awards one Grand Prize winner $500 and publication! Up to two Honorable Mentions also published. Final selections will be made…
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New Book :: gulp/gasp

Each piece packs a hard punch, and as such, serves as a powerful tool for raising awareness.
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Magazine Stand :: Presence – 2023

The 2023 issue of Presence contains over ninety pages of new poetry and twenty-five book reviews.
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