The Dora and Alexander Raynes Poetry Prize from Jewish Currents is calling for submissions! Poets of all ages, backgrounds, religions/non-religions, and orientations are extremely encouraged to submit. Poet Joan Larkin will judge the pieces.
Three poets will win cash prizes. One poet will receive $1000 and two poets will receive $180 each for a poem on the theme of Union.
The three winning poets will have their work featured in the Spring 2014 issue of Jewish Currents and 36 poets will be included in an anthology to be published Summer 2014 by Blue Thread Communications. All entries will be considered for future publication in the magazine.
Submission fee of $18 includes a one-year subscriptions or gift subscription to Jewish Currents.
Feel free to submit up to 3 poems with your name, address, phone, and email on each page and a check or money order for $18 made out to Jewish Currents postmarked between now and January 15 to:
Accord, NY 12404
You can also submit online. Click here for more information.