Submit to the Best New Poets 2015 Open Competition


The Best New Poets 2015 open competition has officially begun. Now through May 25, 2015, any poet meeting our eligibility guidelines may submit work by uploading a submission through Submittable

Semifinalists poems will be considered by Tracy K. Smith, this year's guest editor

We hope you'll consider submitting. 

While we have your attention: if you're headed to AWP this week, be sure to join us Friday morning, 9:00-10:30 am, Room 101 D&E (Level 1) for the Best New Poets 10th Anniversary Reading featuring Sandra Beasley, Eduardo C. Corral, Lisa Fay Coutley, and Phillip B. Williams. Take a look at our Facebook event to see who's coming, or see the official AWP listing here.