Dogfish Head Poetry Prize

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Date(s) - 06/10//2013 - 09/02//2013
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The 11th annual Dogfish Head Poetry Prize seeks full-length poetry book manuscripts by authors in the Mid-Atlantic states of DE, DC, MD, VA, PA, NJ, NY, WV, and NC.  Winner receives $500, two cases of Dogfish Head Craft Brewed Beer, book publication by the Broadkill River Press, and ten copies of their book (in lieu of royalties).  Writers must be 21 years of age or older.  Submit mss.  of 48 to 78 pages in a single Word document with two title pages (one with full contact information, the other with just the title).  The winner must agree to travel to Rehoboth Beach, DE to accept the award and give a public reading on December 8; lodging provided for one night, but travel expenses are the writer’s responsibility.  Deadline: midnight on September 2.  Questions can be addressed to Linda Blaskey, the contest coordinator, at  Email submissions to: