Atticus Review Poetry Contest, 2018

by | Jan 8, 2018 | The Attic

Atticus Review Winter Poetry Contest, 2018Atticus Review is happy to announce our first annual Poetry Contest judged by Aimee Nezhukumatathil. You may submit up to three poems for consideration. The submission fee is $10. You may include your name on the cover page, but please do not put your name or identifying information on the pages containing the poems themselves. Also, please no submissions from colleagues, former students, or close acquaintances of the Contest Judge.


First Prize: $275
Second Prize: $100
Third Prize: $50

Deadline: February 18th, 2018

Winner Announced: March 19th, 2018

About the Judge: Aimee Nezhukumatathil is the author of four books of poetry, most recently, Oceanic (Copper Canyon, 2018). Honors include a Pushcart Prize and a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts. A collection of her nature essays is forthcoming from Milkweed. She is poetry editor of Orion magazine and professor of English in The University of Mississippi’s MFA program.

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Atticus Review is a weekly online journal that publishes stories, poems, flash prose, creative nonfiction, mixed media, book reviews, and other genre-busting words of wisdom and interactive literary whimsy.