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Poetry competition: Writeabridge

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Win prizes for poems that build bridges in this international competition that's part of Coventry Peace Festival

The competition is for poems up to 40 lines on any theme or topic. Proceeds from the competition will be divided between two charities: Coventry Refugee & Migrant Centre and Clever Fox Press.

The judges are Bidisha and Joseph Horgan. The first prize is £300 and the second prize is £50, with both winners being published on the Wasafiri and writeabridge websites. Three runners up will win signed copies of Asylum & Exile by Bidisha and The Year I Loved England by Joseph Horgan and Antony Owen.

The entry fee is £5 for one poem or £10 for three.

The closing date is 14 November.

For full details, see the website.

 

 

 

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