This Contest has been postponed

Winners of the 2002 poetry contest.
Honoring one of New England's most outstanding poets.
First Prize: $500 / Second Prize: $350 / Third Prize: $150
Send three (3) poems,
maximum 50 lines each,
and $20 enterance fee to:
Poetry Contest
Pawtucket Arts Council
33 Nottingham Way, Pawtucket, RI 02860
or click here to
Enter Online!

Prize winning poems, including honorable mentions, will be published by the Pawtucket Arts Council.
Deadline: October 15, 2003

Announcement of Winners
November 15, 2003

The committee includes: Randy Blasing, and Rosemary Prisco.

Galway Kinnell was born and raised in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. He was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1983, and has won a National Book Award and a MacArthur Fellowship. He is the F.B. Morse Professor of Arts and Sciences at New York University and the state poet of Vermont. The Pawtucket Arts Council's poetry contest was named in his honor in 1985.

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