GOT YOUR EYE ON THE PRIZE !!!
VALLUM’S AWARD FOR POETRY 2016 !
1st PRIZE: $750
2nd PRIZE: $250
+ publication in Vallum
DEADLINE: July 15th (postmarked)
We are now accepting original and unpublished poetry submissions.
This year’s contest judge is award-winning poet:
Jeramy Dodds !
Jeramy Dodds grew up in Orono, Ontario Canada. He received his BA from Trent University in English Literature and Anthropology and his MA from the University of Iceland in Medieval Icelandic Studies. His poems have been translated into Latvian, Hungarian, Finnish, French, Swedish, Icelandic, and German. He is the winner of the 2006 Bronwen Wallace Memorial Award and the 2007 CBC Literary Award for poetry. His first collection of poems, Crabwise to the Hounds (Coach House Books, 2008), was shortlisted for the Griffin Poetry Prize, the Gerald Lampert Award, and won the Trillium Book Award for poetry. His most recent publication is a translation of the Poetic Edda (Coach House Books, 2014) from Old Icelandic into English. He is a poetry editor at Coach House Books. He currently lives in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, including entry details, visit: http://www.vallummag.com/contestrules.html