Furious Flower Poetry Center

Furious Flower Poetry Prize

February 15, 2024 - Check back on December 15th for Upcoming Deadline
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A prize of $1,500 and publication in Obsidian, the literary journal of Illinois State University, is given annually for a group of poems that explore Black themes. The winner also receives a $500 honorarium to give a reading at James Madison University. Poets who have published no more than one poetry collection are eligible. Roger Reeves will judge. Using only the online submission system, submit up to three poems totaling no more than six pages with a $15 entry fee by February 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Furious Flower Poetry Center, Furious Flower Poetry Prize, James Madison University, 500 Cardinal Drive, MSC 3802, Harrisonburg, VA 22807.