Poetry prize: The Black in White Poetry Competition 2023


30 June 2023
The contest is for poems about the experience of racism in the workplace or in childhood

Now in its third year, the Black in White Poetry Competition is inviting entries of original, unpublished poems of any length.

There are prizes of £250, £125 and £75, and winning and up to 25 commended poems will be published in a new Black in White book.

The entry fee is £1.50 per poem (free for under 18s).

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The closing date is 14 July.

For full details see the website.


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