BINGHAMTON UNIVERSITY MILT KESSLER POETRY BOOK AWARD GUIDELINES
Sponsored by the Binghamton Center for Writers-State University of New York with support from the Office of the Dean of Binghamton University's Harpur College of the Arts & Sciences
$1,000 Award for a book of poems, 48 pages or more in length, selected
by our judges as the strongest collection of poems published in 2012.
Minimum press run: 500 copies.
Each book submitted must be accompanied by an application form.
Publisher may submit more than one book for prize consideration.
Three copies of each book should be sent to:
Maria Mazziotti Gillan, Director
Creative Writing Program
Department of English, General Literature, and Rhetoric
Library North Room 1149
Vestal Parkway East
Books entered in the competition will be donated to the contemporary
literature collection at the Binghamton University Library and to the
Broome County Library.
Books must be received in the English Department by March 1, 2013 to be considered for the prize.
Books cannot be returned.
For a list of winners, include a stamped, self-addressed envelope labeled:
"Binghamton University Poetry Book Award."
Winners will be announced in Poets & Writers.