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National Poetry Month, Poets on Twitter, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.1.14

New York City’s Rare Book Week; the exploitation of Detroit’s decay; writers reflect on the portrayal of Appalachia; and other news.

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Jack Handy Tackles Humor and Hawaii, Backwards Poetry, Roger Ebert’s London, and More

by James F. Thompson

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.12.13

Deep Thoughts humorist pens novel about Hawaii; the art of reading poetry backwards; Roger Ebert lives on in London; the pitfalls of marrying a writer; and other news.

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DIY: How to Make and Bind Chapbooks

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Online Only, posted 1.31.13

Whether you end up distributing your own prose or poetry at a reading or collecting the work of your friends in limited editions, these instructions on how to create and bind your own chapbooks offer hours of bookmaking fun.

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Goodbye to Algonquin's Oak Room, E. B. White Answers the ASPCA, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 2.3.12

Melville House wonders when publishers will speak out about Amazon; New York City's Algonquin Hotel announced that when it reopens this spring after a renovation, the famed Oak Room will be gone; E. B. White answers a charge levied by the ASPCA; and more

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Chapbook Award

Chapbook Award

A prize of $1,000 and publication by Sow’s Ear Press with distribution to Sow’s Ear Poetry Review subscribers is given annually for a poetry chapbook. The winner also receives 25 author copies. Sam Rasnake will judge. Submit a manuscript of 22 to 26 pages with a $27 entry fee between March 1 and May 1. Send an SASE, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.

Chapbook Competition

Chapbook Competition

A prize of $1,000, publication by Omnidawn Publishing, and 100 author copies is given annually for a poetry chapbook. Gillian Conoley will judge. Submit a manuscript of 20 to 40 pages with an $18 entry fee by April 22. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Chapbook Contest

Chapbook Contest

A prize of $1,000, publication by New Michigan Press, and 25 author copies is given annually for a chapbook of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, or mixed-genre work. Ander Monson will judge. Submit a manuscript of 18 to 48 pages with an $18 entry fee by April 4. Send an SASE, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.

Chapbook Fellowships

Chapbook Fellowships

Four prizes of $1,000 each and publication by the Poetry Society of America are given annually for poetry chapbooks by poets who have not published a full-length collection. Two fellowships are open to poets 30 or younger living in any of the five boroughs of New York City, and two of the fellowships are open to poets of any age living anywhere in the United States. Marilyn Hacker and Jean Valentine will judge the New York City competition, and Elizabeth Alexander and Forrest Gander will judge the national competition. Submit a manuscript of 20 to 30 pages with a $12 entry fee by December 21. Send an SASE or visit the website for complete guidelines.

City University of New York Chapbook Festival

Posted 2.12.10

Type: 
Festival
Location: 
New York, NY
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The sixth annual City University of New York (CUNY) Chapbook Festival was held from April 2 to April 3 at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York City. The program featured workshops on producing chapbooks for writers and publishers, as well as readings and a bookfair. All events were free and open to the public. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

City University of New York Chapbook Festival, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016. (212) 817-2005.

Editor’s Fiction Chapbook Prize

Editor’s Fiction Chapbook Prize

A prize of $1,000, publication by RopeWalk Press, and 25 author copies is given annually for a fiction chapbook. Submit a manuscript of up to 45 pages with a $20 entry fee ($5 for each additional entry) by June 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Letterpress Poetry Chapbook Competition

Letterpress Poetry Chapbook Competition

A prize of $500 and publication by the Center for Book Arts is given annually for a poetry chapbook. The winner also receives an additional $500 to give a reading at the Center for Book Arts in New York City and a weeklong residency at the Winter Shakers Program at the Millay Colony for the Arts in Austerlitz, New York. Sharon Dolin and David St. John will judge. Submit a manuscript of up to 24 pages or 500 lines with a $25 entry fee by December 1. Send an SASE or visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.

New Women's Voices Chapbook Competition

New Women's Voices Chapbook Competition

A prize of $1,000 and publication by Finishing Line Press is given annually for a poetry chapbook by a woman who has not published a full-length collection. Leah Maines will judge. Submit a manuscript of up to 26 pages with a $15 entry fee by March 15. All entries are considered for publication. Send an SASE, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.

Open Chapbook Competition

Open Chapbook Competition

A prize of $1,000 and publication by Finishing Line Press is given annually for a poetry chapbook. The winner will also receive a standard royalty contract for a Kindle edition of the winning chapbook. All entries are considered for publication. Christopher Bursk will judge. Submit a manuscript of up to 26 pages with a $15 entry fee by June 30. Send an SASE, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.

Poetry Chapbook Competition

Poetry Chapbook Competition

A prize of $1,000, publication by Slipstream Press, and 50 author copies is given annually for a poetry chapbook. The editors will judge. Submit a manuscript of up to 40 pages with a $20 entry fee, which includes a copy of the winning chapbook and an issue of Slipstream Magazine, by December 1. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Poetry Chapbook Prize

Poetry Chapbook Prize

A prize of $1,000, 50 author copies, and publication by Codhill Press is given annually for a poetry chapbook. Pauline Uchmanowicz will judge. Submit a manuscript of 20 to 30 pages with a $25 entry fee by December 10. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Poetry Chapbook Prize

Poetry Chapbook Prize

A prize of $1,000 and publication by Autumn House Press is given annually for a poetry chapbook. The winning work will also appear in Coal Hill Review online. Michael Simms will judge. Submit a manuscript of 10 to 15 pages with a $20 entry fee by November 1. All entries are considered for publication in Coal Hill Review. Visit the website for complete guidelines.