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  • crwropps@aol.com
                        http://www.barrowstreet.org/home.html                                    THE 2009 BARROW STREET PRESS BOOK
    Message 1 of 9 , Jun 4 9:23 AM
                          http://www.barrowstreet.org/home.html

       


       


                                    


      THE 2009 BARROW STREET PRESS BOOK CONTEST   


          


       


       


      The Barrow Street Press Book Contest award will be given for the best  


      previously unpublished manuscript of poetry in English. The winner will  


      receive book publication by Barrow Street Press, and $1000.00.  


       


      Judge:   David Wojahn 


       


      Deadline:  June 30, 2009 


       


      Fee:   $25.00 


       


      If entrants would like to receive a copy of the winning book, please include a book mailer 


      with $2.59 postage.  Thank you. 


       


      Guidelines  


       


      1) Submit a 50 - 70 page unpublished manuscript of original poetry in English. 


      Include acknowledgement page for individual poems which have been 


      published. 


       


      2) The manuscript should be typed, single-spaced, on one side of the page  


      only, on white 8 ½" x 11" paper.  Clear photocopies are acceptable. Please  


      do not send your only copy, as manuscripts cannot be returned.  


       


      3) Include 2 title pages. The author's name, address, and telephone number 


      should appear on the first title page only, and should not appear elsewhere in the
       


      manuscript.  


       


      4) Include SASE for notification of contest results.  


       


      5) Please include a check for $25.00, payable to Barrow Street.  


       


      6) Send entries to:  


       


      Barrow Street 


      PO Box 1558 


      Kingston, RI 02881 


       


       


      Our best wishes,  


      The Editors 


      www.barrowstreet.org 


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    • crwropps@aol.com
      Announcing the 2010 Barrow Street Book Contest Judged by Mary Ruefle, the Barrow Street Press Book Contest award will be given for the best previously
      Message 2 of 9 , Apr 29, 2010
        Announcing the 2010 Barrow Street Book Contest
        Judged by Mary Ruefle, the Barrow Street Press Book Contest award will be given for the best previously unpublished manuscript of poetry in English. The winner will receive book publication by Barrow Street Press, and $1000.00. Deadline June 30, 2010.
        Rules at
        http://www.barrowstreet.org/BARROW_STREET_BOOK_CONTEST_2010.pdf




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      • crwropps@aol.com
        Announcing the 2010 Barrow Street Book Contest Judged by Mary Ruefle, the Barrow Street Press Book Contest award will be given for the best
        Message 3 of 9 , Jun 14 6:38 AM
          Announcing the 2010 Barrow Street Book Contest
          Judged by Mary Ruefle, the Barrow Street Press Book Contest award will be given for the best previously unpublished manuscript of poetry in English. The winner will receive book publication by Barrow Street Press, and $1000.00. Deadline June 30, 2010.
          Visit www.barrowstreet.org
          for guidelines




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        • aejos
          Online submissions manager: https://secure.barrowstreet.org/submissions/ Book Contest The Barrow Street Press Book Contest award will be given for the best
          Message 4 of 9 , May 24, 2013
            Online submissions manager:
            https://secure.barrowstreet.org/submissions/




            Book Contest
            The Barrow Street Press Book Contest award will be given for the best previously unpublished manuscript of poetry in English. The winner will receive book publication by Barrow Street Press, and $1,000.00.



            Judge:
            Afaa Michael Weaver

            Deadline:
            30 June 2013

            Fee:
            $25.00 Regular mail submission


            $28.00 Online submission (the additional $3.00 cost is to offset our printing and collating costs; please note that our system does not accept American Express credit cards).


            Manuscripts by current and former students and close friends of the contest judge will not be considered.

            Press Submission Guidelines
            Submit a 50-80 page unpublished manuscript of original poetry in English. Please number the pages of your manuscript and include a table of contents and an acknowledgments page for any previously published poems. Include two (2) title pages. The author's name, address, and telephone number should appear on the first title page only and should not appear anywhere else in the manuscript. The second title page should contain only the manuscript title.

            Online Submission
            Use our Online Submission Manager to enter your contact information, upload the file containing your manuscript, and pay the contest entry fee. Follow the instructions on the submission manager main page and be sure to select "Book contest" from the genre drop down menu in order to pay the contest entry fee. You will need to upload the file containing your manuscript in either .doc(x), .pdf, or .rtf format.

            Please note that you can only submit one manuscript at a time, so if you are submitting multiple manuscripts, you will need to follow these instructions for each one. Simultaneous submissions are allowed, but if your manuscript is selected for publication by another press, you will need to withdraw your manuscript from this contest using the online submission manager. Contest entry fees are non–refundable.

            Regular Mail Submission
            Your manuscript should be typed, single-spaced, single- or double-sided, on white 8 ½" x 11" paper. Please do not send your only copy, as manuscripts cannot be returned. Include SASE for notification of contest results and include a check for $25.00, payable to Barrow Street, Inc. Manuscripts unaccompanied by a check for the entry fee will not be considered.

            Include a SASE for notification of contest results and include a check for $25.00, payable to Barrow Street, Inc. Manuscripts unaccompanied by a check for the entry fee will not be considered.

            Send regular mail entries to:

            Barrow Street
            PO Box 1558
            Kingston, RI 02881

            (Please do not send to the New York City Barrow Street address – manuscripts sent to this address will not be considered.)

            Book and general inquiries: submissions@...




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