poetry book contest: UNT Press
- The Vassar Miller Prize in Poetry 2009
The winner of this annual award receives $1000 and publication by the University of North Texas Press.
This year's judge will be Beth Ann Fennelly. To avoid conflicts of interest, current or former students of the judge should not enter.
Postmark deadline: November 15, 2008
Submit 50- to 80-page, typed manuscript, including an additional title page that does not bear the name of the poet. All pages indicating the poet's identity will be removed from the manuscript prior to its being forwarded to the final judge.
Manuscripts cannot be returned, but must be accompanied by:
$25 fee, payable to UNT Press, and a letter-sized SASE for notification
Previously published portions of the manuscript should be identified on a separate acknowledgment page.
Winning manuscript will be announced by March 15, 2009.
Send manuscripts to:
Vassar Miller Prize
Department of English
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX 79409-3091
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