Texas Review Press now seeks book-length poetry submissions (48-96 pages of poetry) for the Texas Review Breakthrough Poetry Prize: Tennessee. This contest is designed for Tennessee poets who have not yet published a full-length collection of poetry. There is no entry fee.
will be judged blind, so please include two cover pages: One with the
title of the manuscript, your name, mailing address, phone number, and
e-mail address, as well as a second title page with the manuscript title
only. You may include acknowledgments and a bio, but these documents
will be removed upon selection. Contest is open to current residents of
Tennessee and Tennessee natives. Please send all entries to:
williamATtowncreekpoetryDOTcom (Change AT to @ and DOT to .)
in one of the following formats: .doc (Word 1997-2003), .docx (Word
2010/2012, etc.), .rtf (Rich Text Format), or .pdf (Portable Digital
Format). Please ensure that all your manuscript and title pages are in
one attachment only. Paul Ruffin, Founder and Director of Texas Review
Press, to judge.
Deadline for submission is SEPTEMBER 15, 2013.