University of Evansville

Willis Barnstone Translation Prize
Deadline: 
December 1, 2014

A prize of $1,000 is given annually for a poem translated from any language into English. Willis Barnstone will judge. Submit up to 10 translated poems of up to 200 lines each along with each original poem. The entry fee is $5 for the first poem and $3 for each additional poem. The deadline is December 1. Send an SASE, call, or visit the website for complete guidelines.

University of Evansville, Willis Barnstone Translation Prize, Creative Writing Department, 1800 Lincoln Avenue, Evansville, IN 47722. (812) 488-2963.

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