Ends on March 18, 2018

$9.00 USD
We are now accepting submissions for our annual creative nonfiction contest judged by Dorothea Lasky. The winner will be published online this spring/summer in phoebe 47.2. We encourage you to take a look at our previous contest winners. Only contest winners will win prize money, but we hope to publish some outstanding honorable mentions alongside our prize winner in phoebe 47.2. We look forward to reading your work. Submit online and send us the best you’ve got!

The Basics

  • All entries should include a cover letter with the submission’s title and author’s contact information (name, mailing address, telephone number, and email address).
  • Your name and contact information must not appear anywhere else on the manuscript.
  • You may submit multiple entries, but must pay an entry fee for each new submission.
  • We will not accept mailed submissions. Please use our online submission manager. 

Greg Grummer Poetry Prize

Judge: Dorothea Lasky

DEADLINE: March 18th!
PRIZE: $500 and publication in phoebe 47.2 (online issue)
SUBMISSION SIZE: 3 to 5 poems per submission, totaling no more than 10 pages.

Dorothea Lasky is the author of five books of poetry, the forthcoming Milk (Wave Books, 2018), as well as ROME (W.W. Norton/Liveright, 2014) and Thunderbird, Black Life, AWE, all out from Wave Books. She is the co-editor of Open the Door: How to Excite Young People About Poetry(McSweeney’s, 2013) and several chapbooks, including Poetry is Not a Project (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2010). Currently, she is an Assistant Professor of Poetry at Columbia University’s School of the Arts, co-directs Columbia Artist/Teachers, and lives in New York City.

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