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