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P&W Newsletter

May 2006

A Major, New Award for Poets
Poets & Writers has established a new, major award for poets. The Jackson Poetry Prize will honor an American poet of exceptional talent who has published at least one book but has not yet received national acclaim. After the Lannan Foundation's Literary Fellowships, the Jackson Poetry Prize of $50,000 will be the largest award for an early to mid-career poet.

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The Role of Literary Agents

Literary agent Scott Hoffman talks with Poets & Writers Magazine about the role of agents in today's marketplace.

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30 Days, 32 Prizes

Don't miss out on upcoming deadlines for awards, including Boulevard's Emerging Poets Contest and a new prize sponsored by the Anna Akhmatova Foundation. All with deadlines between May 15 and June 15.

Check the Submission Calendar in Poets & Writers Magazine.

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About Writers Conferences

Stop by P&W's Speakeasy Message Forum where writers are talking about conferences, from Sewanee to St. Petersburg.

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Poets & Writers Names Winners of Amy Awards Contest

Poets Cecily Parks, Sarah Ruth Jacobs, and Frances Justine Post have won the 11th annual Amy Awards Contest sponsored by Poets & Writers. The contest is open to women age 30 and under who live in the New York City metropolitan area.

A reading by the winners will be held on May 23 at 6 p.m.in the Baruch College Performing Arts Center (55 Lexington Avenue at 25th Street) in New York City.

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War Poetry Contest (Advertisement)
Announcing the fifth annual War Poetry Contest. Submit 1-3 unpublished poems on the theme of war, up to 500 lines in all. $3,000 in prizes will be awarded, including a top prize of $1,500. Sponsored by Winning Writers, one of the "101 Best Web Sites for Writers" (Writer's Digest, 2005). Judge: Jendi Reiter. Entry fee: $12. Postmark deadline: May 31. Submit online or by mail.

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