2014 String Poet Prize
First Prize: $1000
and Commission of Original Music inspired by the winning poem
Final Judge: David Yezzi
Composer: Judith Shatin
Submissions Deadline: May 20, 2014
Entry Fee: $15, up to 5 poems
Each year, the String Poet Prize offers a thrilling, unique experience for the winning poet: to hear original music inspired by their winning poem — composed by a professional composer, and debuted and recorded at the String Poet Awards Ceremony. For the first time this year, along with that great honor, the monetary prize will be $1000.
Read the guidelines and enter now!
Now accepting submissions on-line and by post.
See the String Poet web site for full guidelines.
Studio Series Spring 2014 Events Calendar
Next Event March 22 : An Evening in Ireland
The Studio Series returns on March 22, featuring a reading by Irish poet Micheal O'Siadhail, with Gladys Henderson and Irish & Scottish fiddler Calum Pasqua. A not-to-be missed event for those in the New York area!
Looking Ahead — May 10 : An Evening in Italy
Take a tour of the art and culture of Italy, explored through poetry and music. With Carolyn Raphael and cellist Amy Camus, and Annabelle Moseley and violinist Dale Stuckenbruck.