The Hawk’s Well is delighted to announce the third iYeats Poetry Competition – an online national and international competition open to all and with a special award for poetry from poets under 25.
The theme of the iYeats Poetry Competition 2011 will be “I am still of opinion that only two topics can be of the least interest to a serious and studious mood, sex and the dead” – William Butler Yeats
The closing date for receipt of poems on this subject is Sunday, 26 June.
Prize giving and a public reading of the shortlisted poets will take place in the Hawk’s Well Theatre during the annual Yeats International Summer School 2011.
Up to four poems on this subject may be entered online only for both the General and Emerging Talent categories with a closing date of Sunday, 26 June 2011.
Terms and Conditions:
Only online entries will be accepted.
Files with entries must be in Word format (Word 97 – 2003) and attached to the online entry form.
The iYeats Emerging Talent Award is open to all 16 – 25 year olds.
Entry fee: €5 per poem
Prizes: First prize of €300
Emerging Talent award of €300
Ten highly commended awards.
All prize winners will have their poems published on the Hawk’s Well website and will be offered the chance to read their work at an informal ceremony during the 2011 Yeats International Summer School.
For more information contact Mary Clarke on 00 353 (0) 71 916 1518 or at email@example.com Hawk’s Well Theatre, Temple Street, Sligo, Ireland
Tel: ++ 353 (0) 71 916 1518