Moving Words is a public art program reaching thousands of commuters. The 16th annual poetry contest is now open for submissions. Six winning poems will be printed on colorful placards and displayed inside Arlington Transit’s ART Buses for three months (April - September 2016). Winners will receive an honorarium of $250 and a public reading in Arlington, Virginia.
Poets who live in the greater Washington DC Metro transit area and are over 18 years old are eligible. Judge: Francisco Aragon.
No fee to enter.
Deadline: January 11, 2016.
Sponsored by Arlington Cultural Affairs.