CALYX Journal’s Tenth Annual
2011 Lois Cranston Memorial Poetry Prize
Prize: Winner will receive $300 cash award and publication in CALYX
Journal. All finalists will receive a one-volume subscription, and
their poems will be published on CALYX’s website. All U.S. entrants
will receive an issue of CALYX Journal.
Each entry can include up to three (3) unpublished poems, no more than
six (6) manuscript pages total. Do not put your name on the same page
as a poem; all entries are read blind. Include a separate cover letter
with name, address, phone, email, and titles of poem/s. Please do not
send simultaneous submissions or previously published work.
Reading fee: $15 per entry, all checks in U.S. currency on a U.S.
bank, checks payable to CALYX.
Send submission to:
Lois Cranston Poetry Prize
PO Box B
Corvallis, OR 97339
Final Judge: Sidney Wade is the author of five collections of poetry
including Stroke, Celestial Bodies, Empty Sleeves, Green, and
Istanbul’dan/From Istanbul (published in Turkish and English by Yapi
Kredi Yayinlari, Istanbul). Wade received a Fulbright Fellowship and
was a senior lecturer at Istanbul University. She served as President
of the Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) from 2006–2007
and is currently the poetry editor of Subtropics.