A prize of $3,000, publication by Omnidawn Publishing, and 100 author copies is given annually for a poetry collection. Shane McCrae will judge. Submit a manuscript of 40 to 120 pages with a $27 entry fee by August 31. For an additional $3, entrants will receive a book of their choice from the Omnidawn catalogue. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Omnidawn Publishing, Open Book Prize, 1632 Elm Avenue, Richmond, CA 94805. (510) 237-5472. Ken Keegan and Rusty Morrison, Senior Editors and Publishers.