Classified Ad: 2021 Voices of Lincoln Poetry Contest--Presented By The Poets Club of Lincoln, California
Posted: April 12, 2021
Category: Calls to Artists
End Date: July 20, 2021
The 17th Annual Voices of Lincoln Poetry Contest officially begins in April, as part of the celebration of National Poetry Month. The theme of this year’s contest is “If Life Were A Game Show, What Would Poets Say?” The five (5) new contest categories, selected from the names of popular TV game shows, include the following: “Let’s Make A Deal” “To Tell The Truth” “The Price Is Right” “Family Feud” “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire.” Poets may submit a maximum of three poems, no more than one in each of three of the five contest categories.
Everyone is encouraged to enter the contest. Poets do not have to live in Lincoln, CA to be eligible. There is no entry fee. Young Poets, 18-years of age or under, are encouraged to submit poems and will compete in a special “Young Poets” category. Winners also will receive a commemorative chapbook of the winning poems.
The “Rules and Entry Form” can be downloaded from the following website:
https://friendsofthelincolnlibrary.org/voices-of-lincoln-poetry-contest/ or blog: https://slolowe44.blogspot.com/2021/03/2021-voices-of-lincoln-poetry-contest.html. Entry Forms must be received no later than Tuesday, July 20, 2021. Early submissions are appreciated. If you have questions, please contact Alan Lowe, Contest Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.