Cave Canem Foundation

Derricotte/Eady Prize

November 5, 2023
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A prize of $1,000, publication by O, Miami Books, and 10 author copies is given annually for a poetry chapbook by a Black poet. The winner will also receive a residency in the Writer’s Room at the Betsy Hotel in Miami and give a featured reading at the O, Miami Poetry Festival in April 2024. Tara Betts will judge. Using only the online submission system, submit a manuscript of 25 to 30 pages by November 5. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Note: This listing has been updated to include information provided by the sponsoring organization after the issue went to press.

Cave Canem Foundation, Toi Derricotte & Cornelius Eady Chapbook Prize, 20 Jay Street, Suite 310-A, Brooklyn, NY 11201. (718) 858-0000.