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Helen Degen Cohen – Beloved Poet, RHINO Founder and Editor


“. . . one of the best annual collections of poetry you can find.” New Pages review.


Our general reading period for poetry, poetry in translation, and flash fiction is April 1 – August 31. Our Founders’ Contest is open for submissions of poetry through September 1 – October 31.

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RHINO Poetry is supported in part by the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation, the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency, and Poets & 4c9v5o48Writers, Inc. Copyright RHINO Poetry.

2015 artwork by Keith J. Taylor.