HEADS UP! Nazim Hikmet Poetry Contest Submission due THIS FRIDAY

From: Pamela
Sent on: Tuesday, January 29, 2013 9:58 PM

Fifth Annual Nazim Hikmet Poetry Competition is accepting submissions through Friday, February 1, 2013. Selected poems will be published in the Festival Chapbook as well as on-line at the Festival website. Festival winners will receive an award of $100 and will be invited to read their poems at the Fifth Annual Nazim Hikmet Poetry Festival which will be held on Sunday, April 14, 2013 at Page-Walker Arts & History Center in Cary, North Carolina. Additional information and previous years' winning poems can be found at the festival website.

2013 POETRY SELECTION COMMITTEE (in alphabetical order)

Greg Dawes – Professor, Dept. of Foreign Languages & Literatures, NCSU

Joseph Donahue - Poet & Senior Lecturing Fellow, Department of English, Duke University

Dorianne Laux - Poet & Professor, Department of English, NCSU

Joseph Millar - Poet

Murat Nemet-Nejat - Poet, translator, and essayist

Tanya Olson - Poet & Instructor, Vance-Granville Community College & Vice-President, Carolina Wren Press

Hatice Örün Öztürk - Poet & Teaching Assoc. Professor Biomedical Engineering, NCSU

For further information contact the festival organizers:
e-mail: [address removed]
Twitter: http://twitter.com/nhpf
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Nazim-Hikmet-Poetry-Festival/[masked]

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