Submissions to William Matthews Poetry Prize accepted through Jan. 15

Press release from Asheville Poetry Review:

The editors at THE ASHEVILLE POETRY REVIEW are currently
reading for the esteemed WILLIAM MATTHEWS POETRY PRIZE—

DEADLINE: January 15, 2017.

First Prize: $1,000, publication in Asheville Poetry Review,
and a featured reading in Asheville, NC at Malaprop’s Bookstore.

Second Prize: $250, publication, and a featured reading in Asheville

Third Prize: Publication and a featured reading in Asheville

Final Judge for 2017: Cornelius Eady

The final judging process will be “blind” (all identifying information
will be removed from the poems).

All submissions will be considered for publication.
Postmark Deadline: January 15, 2017

Send 1-3 poems, any style, any theme, any length, with a $20 entry fee
(payable to Asheville Poetry Review) to:

William Matthews Poetry Prize
c/o Asheville Poetry Review
PO Box 7086
Asheville, NC 28802
ashevillepoetryreview.com

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About Alli Marshall
Alli Marshall is the arts section editor at Mountain Xpress. She's lived in Asheville for more than 20 years and loves live music, visual art, fiction and friendly dogs. Alli is the winner of the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize and the author of the novel "How to Talk to Rockstars," published by Logosophia Books. Follow me @alli_marshall

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