06 September 2023
The Awards recognise the importance of pamphlets in contemporary poetry publishing
The Michael Marks Awards for Poetry Pamphlets, which are run by Wordsworth Grasmere and the British Library with the support of the Michael Marks Charitable Trust, are in four categories:
• The Michael Marks Poetry Award is for an outstanding pamphlet published between 24 September 2022 and 22 September 2023. There is a prize of £5,000 and a winner's residential trip to Greece in association with the Harvard Center for Hellenic Studies.
• The Michael Marks Publishers Award recognises and outstanding publisher of poetry in pamphlet form. The prize is £5,000.
• The Michael Marks Illustration Award offers a £1,000 prize for the most outstanding illustration of a poetry pamphlet published in the preceding year.
The closing date is 22 September.
For full details see the website.