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Gwen Harwood Poetry Prize 2017

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Now in its 22nd year, the Gwen Harwood Poetry Prize remembers Tasmania's most acclaimed poet.

Prizes:
  • First Prize: $2000 + publication in Island + annuel domestic subscriptions* to Island, Grifith Review, Meanjin, Overland, Review of Australian Fiction, Southerly, Westerly and The Lifted Brow.
  • Second Prize: Publication in Island + annual domestic subscriptions* to Island, Grifith Review, Meanjin, Overland, Review of Australian Fiction, Southerly, Westerly and The Lifted Brow.

 * If you already have a subscription to any of these publications, you will receive a free renewal.

Submissions:
  • Single poem or linked suite no longer than 80 lines.
  • Poems previously published, or currently entered in any other competition, are not eligible.
  • Each entry must be accompanied by an entry form (downloadable in PDF form and in Word form on the website.)
  • The judging is anonymous so please ensure the author's name is not on the same page as the poem, only on the entry form.
  • Entries can be submitted via email at competition@islandmag.com or by post to Island Magazine, PO Box 4703, Hobart TAS 7000.
  • If posting, please send copies of your poem with your entry form and fee enclosed. 
Entry fees:
  • $20 per entry for non-Island subscribers.
  • $10 per entry for Island subscribers.

Entries close midnight 15 August 2017.

For further details, please visit the website here.

Website:
https://islandmag.com/collections/ghpp

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