A prize of $2,000 and publication by Pleiades Press with distribution by Louisiana State University Press is given annually for a poetry collection by a U.S. poet. The winner is also invited to read at the University of Central Missouri. Jaswinder Bolina will judge. Submit a manuscript of at least 48 pages with a $25 entry fee, which includes a poetry collection from the Pleiades Press catalogue, by November 15. Send an SASE, call, or visit the website for complete guidelines.
Pleiades Press, Lena–Miles Wever Todd Poetry Prize, University of Central Missouri, English Department, Martin 336, Warrensburg, MO 64093. (660) 543-8106. Kathryn Nuernberger, Director.