Black poets may submit a manuscript between 25 and 30 pages. Include a cover letter acknowledging previous poetry publications. Danez Smith will judge.
Since 1998, the Live Poets Society of New Jersey has put together Just Poetry, a quarterly anthology of poems written by high school students across the U.S.
The Tom Howard Prize can be awarded for a poem in any style or genre. The Margaret Reid Prize is for a poem that rhymes or a poem written in a traditional style. Poems can be a maximum of 250 lines.