A prize of $1,000 is given annually for a poem. The winners and finalists for the prize, which is cosponsored by Loyola Marymount University, will be invited to read at Beyond Baroque in Venice, California, in April 2018. Matthew Zapruder will judge. Submit up to four poems of no more than 40 lines each with a $20 entry fee by December 1. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center, Poetry Contest, Loyola Marymount University, 681 North Venice Boulevard, Venice, CA 90291. (310) 822-3006. Richard Modiano, Executive Director.