The Emrys Press Chapbook Prize honors a book of original poetry in English by a single author; translations are not eligible. The winning volume will be published in December 2016, by Emrys Press.
The winning poet receives a $250 honorarium upon publication, plus 20 copies of the book. In addition, he/she will be invited as guest for one week at the Rensing Center, a gorgeous arts/writing retreat near Greenville SC, in the Appalachian foothills. Dates of use of Poet Guest House to be arranged*. The winning book and author will be featured on the Emrys website. The final judge for the competition will be Thomas Lux.
For more information and submission guidelines, please click here.