Poetry prize: Saltaire Festival Poetry Competition 2019

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Poems are invited on the festival theme of Textiles, Technology and Time

 

Poems are invited on the festival theme of Textiles, Technology and Time

Enter poems that link the themes to the historic industrial model village of Saltaire in West Yorkshire, now a Unesco World Heritage site. The winning poems will be featured on the Festival's website and invited to read their poems at a Festival event, Yarns of Time. Winners and a guest will also be invited to the Saltaire Festival programme launch.

Enter up to three original, unpublished poems, each no longer than 40 lines.

Entry is free.

The closing date is 30 June.

Saltaire Festival will take place between 13 and 22 September.

For full details see the website.

 

 

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