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  • crwropps@aol.com
    2012 Benjamin Saltman Poetry Award http://redhen.org/awards-2/bsa/ Book Award $3000 Award Deadline: August 31, 2012 Final Judge: Katharine Coles Established in
    Message 1 of 6 , Aug 28, 2012
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      2012 Benjamin Saltman Poetry Award


      http://redhen.org/awards-2/bsa/
      Book Award
      $3000 Award
      Deadline: August 31, 2012
      Final Judge: Katharine Coles
      Established in 1998, in honor of the poet Benjamin Saltman (1927-1999), this award is for a previously unpublished original collection of poetry. Awarded collection is selected through an annual competition which is open to all poets. This year’s final judge will be Katharine Coles.

      Award is $3000 and publication of the awarded collection by Red Hen Press. Entry fee is $25.00. Name on cover sheet only, 48 page minimum. Send SASE for notification. Entries must be postmarked by August 31.
      Guidelines
      Eligibility: The award is open to all writers with the following exceptions:
      A) Authors who have had a full length work published by Red Hen Press, or a full length work currently under consideration by Red Hen Press;
      B) Employees, interns, or contractors of Red Hen Press;
      C) Relatives of employees or members of the executive board of directors;
      D) Relatives or individuals having a personal or professional relationship with any of the final judges where they have taken any part whatsoever in shaping the manuscript, or where, for whatever reason, selecting a particular manuscript might have the appearance of impropriety.
      Procedures and Ethical Considerations
      To be certain that every manuscript finalist receives the fairest evaluation, all manuscripts shall be submitted to the judges without any identifying material.
      Bios, acknowledgments, and other identifying material shall be removed from judged manuscripts until the conclusion of the competition.
      Red Hen Press shall not use students or interns as readers at any stage of its competitions.
      Red Hen Press is committed to maintaining the utmost integrity of our awards. Judges shall recuse themselves from considering any manuscript where they recognize the work. In the event of recusal, a manuscript score previously assigned by the managing editor of the press will be substituted.
      Please submit materials to:
      Attn: Benjamin Saltman Award
      Red Hen Press
      P.O. Box 40820
      Pasadena, CA 91114
      www.redhen.org
      Red Hen Press will only accept submissions that have been mailed to the above address; please no email attachments or faxes.
      The Winner of the 2012 Benjamin Saltman Award will be announced in 2013.
      Previous BSA Winners
      Brynn Saito, Bright Power, Dark Peace; Lillian Yvonne-Bertram, But a Storm is Blowing From Paradise; Steve Kistulentz, Luckless Age; Rachel Contreni Flynn, Tongue; Erinn Batykeffer, Allegheny, Monongahela; Tony Barnstone, Golem of Los Angeles; Mariko Nakai, Histories of Bodies; Charles Harper Webb, Amplified Dog; Maggie Smith, Lamp of the Body; Susan Thomas, State of Blessed Gluttony; Jim Peterson, The Owning Stone; Gaylord Brewer, Devilfish



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    • AllisonJ
      2013 Benjamin Saltman Poetry Award http://redhen.org/awards-2/bsa/ 2013 Benjamin Saltman Poetry Award Book Award $3000 Award Deadline: August 31, 2013 Final
      Message 2 of 6 , May 28, 2013
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        2013 Benjamin Saltman Poetry Award
        http://redhen.org/awards-2/bsa/
        2013 Benjamin Saltman Poetry Award


        Book Award
        $3000 Award
        Deadline: August 31, 2013
        Final Judge: Mark Doty

        The winner of the 2013 Benjamin Saltman Award will be announced in 2014.

        Established in 1998, in honor of the poet Benjamin Saltman (1927-1999), this award is for a previously unpublished original collection of poetry. Awarded collection is selected through an annual competition which is open to all poets. This year's final judge will be Mark Doty.

        Award is $3000 and publication of the awarded collection by Red Hen Press. Entry fee is $25.00. Name on cover sheet only, 48 page minimum. Send SASE for notification. Entries must be postmarked by August 31.

        Guidelines

        Eligibility: The award is open to all writers with the following exceptions:

        A) Authors who have had a full length work published by Red Hen Press, or a full length work currently under consideration by Red Hen Press;
        B) Employees, interns, or contractors of Red Hen Press;
        C) Relatives of employees or members of the executive board of directors;
        D) Relatives or individuals having a personal or professional relationship with any of the final judges where they have taken any part whatsoever in shaping the manuscript, or where, for whatever reason, selecting a particular manuscript might have the appearance of impropriety.

        Procedures and Ethical Considerations

        To be certain that every manuscript finalist receives the fairest evaluation, all manuscripts shall be submitted to the judges without any identifying material.

        Bios, acknowledgments, and other identifying material shall be removed from judged manuscripts until the conclusion of the competition.

        Red Hen Press shall not use students or interns as readers at any stage of its competitions.

        Red Hen Press is committed to maintaining the utmost integrity of our awards. Judges shall recuse themselves from considering any manuscript where they recognize the work. In the event of recusal, a manuscript score previously assigned by the managing editor of the press will be substituted.

        Please submit materials to:

        Attn: Benjamin Saltman Award
        Red Hen Press
        P.O. Box 40820
        Pasadena, CA 91114
        www.redhen.org

        Red Hen Press will only accept submissions that have been mailed to the above address; please no email attachments or faxes.
      • AllisonJ
        2013 Benjamin Saltman Poetry Award http://redhen.org/awards-2/bsa/ Book Award $3000 Award Deadline: August 31, 2013 Final Judge: Mark Doty The winner of the
        Message 3 of 6 , Jul 23, 2013
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          2013 Benjamin Saltman Poetry Award
          http://redhen.org/awards-2/bsa/

          Book Award
          $3000 Award
          Deadline: August 31, 2013
          Final Judge: Mark Doty

          The winner of the 2013 Benjamin Saltman Award will be announced in 2014.

          Established in 1998, in honor of the poet Benjamin Saltman (1927-1999), this award is for a previously unpublished original collection of poetry. Awarded collection is selected through an annual competition which is open to all poets. This year's final judge will be Mark Doty.

          Award is $3000 and publication of the awarded collection by Red Hen Press. Entry fee is $25.00. Name on cover sheet only, 48 page minimum. Send SASE for notification. Entries must be postmarked by August 31.

          Guidelines
          Eligibility: The award is open to all writers with the following exceptions:

          A) Authors who have had a full length work published by Red Hen Press, or a full length work currently under consideration by Red Hen Press;
          B) Employees, interns, or contractors of Red Hen Press;
          C) Relatives of employees or members of the executive board of directors;
          D) Relatives or individuals having a personal or professional relationship with any of the final judges where they have taken any part whatsoever in shaping the manuscript, or where, for whatever reason, selecting a particular manuscript might have the appearance of impropriety.

          Procedures and Ethical Considerations
          To be certain that every manuscript finalist receives the fairest evaluation, all manuscripts shall be submitted to the judges without any identifying material.

          Bios, acknowledgments, and other identifying material shall be removed from judged manuscripts until the conclusion of the competition.

          Red Hen Press shall not use students or interns as readers at any stage of its competitions.

          Red Hen Press is committed to maintaining the utmost integrity of our awards. Judges shall recuse themselves from considering any manuscript where they recognize the work. In the event of recusal, a manuscript score previously assigned by the managing editor of the press will be substituted.

          Please submit materials to:

          Attn: Benjamin Saltman Award
          Red Hen Press
          P.O. Box 40820
          Pasadena, CA 91114
          www.redhen.org

          - See more at: http://redhen.org/awards-2/bsa/#sthash.7lbXvcCc.dpuf
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