RHINO Founders’ Contest Prize for Poetry
Deadline: October 31, 2015
RHINO, an award-winning annual print journal with significant online content, accepts submissions September 1 – October 31 for our 2016 Founders’ Contest. Winner receives $500; two runners-up receive $50; all submissions considered for publication; $15 reading fee for up to 5 poems, no more than 5 pages. We invite traditional or experimental work reflecting passion, originality, artistic conviction, and a love affair with language. Named “one of the best annual collections of poetry you can find” (New Pages), for almost 40 years RHINO has featured stunning work, perfectly bound and visually splendid. In addition to print publication, all accepted poems receive online publication and invitation for audio component. For submission guidelines, prize details, to purchase a sample copy, and to read and hear poems, visit http://rhinopoetry.org/contests/founders-prize/.