The Consequence Prize in Poetry will be awarded for the best poem addressing current war or armed conflict. The award will be presented at a poetry event sponsored by CONSEQUENCE magazine at the 2009 Massachusetts Poetry Festival on October 17, 2009. The winner will receive $100, have the selected poem published in both print and online editions of Consequence, be invited to read at the launch of Consequence Magazine’s next print edition, and receive a three year subscription to the magazine.(All poems submitted will be considered for publication in both print and online editions.)
Our Judge this year is poet and translator Kevin Bowen who will also present the award. No entry fee is required and the entry deadline is September 1, 2009. For more information, please visit www.CONSEQUENCEmagazine.org.