A prize of $3,000, publication by Omnidawn Publishing, and 100 author copies is given annually for a poetry collection. Mei-mei Berssenbrugge will judge. Submit a manuscript of 40 to 120 pages a $27 entry fee ($30 to receive a title from the Omnidawn catalogue) by October 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Omnidawn Publishing, Open Book Poetry Contest, 1632 Elm Avenue, Richmond, CA 94805. (510) 237-5472. Rusty Morrison and Ken Keegan, Coeditors.