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Up The River - A Journal of Poetry, Art, and Photography

Up The River – A Journal of Poetry, Art, and Photography

We have some very exciting news here at Albany Poets. Keith Spencer and the lovely Jill Crammond have announced Up The River, a new journal for poetry, art, and photography. Submissions opened on November 1 and will continue until January 31, 2013. We are expecting to launch the first issue in April 2013 to coincide with the Albany Word

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Sharon Olds

Solstice MFA Program Invites Poets to Apply For 2013 Sharon Olds Fellowship

We have received the following information on how poets can apply for the 2013 Sharon Olds Fellowship through Pine Manor College in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. The deadline is very close, less than two weeks, so if you want to be included, you have to hurry. The Solstice Low-Residency MFA in Creative Writing Program of Pine Manor College

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R.M. Engelhardt

Saint Poem and “The Literary Rogue” Launch

Next Monday, after the dust settles on another Lark Fest this weekend, R.M. Engelhardt is bringing poetry back to Lark Street as the monthly Saint Poem Reading Series returns for another evening of  the “Honest Expression, Truth & Poetry” at the UAG Gallery (247 Lark Street, Albany). Albany, NY’s Traditional Open Mic Dedicated To Poets &

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Writing Workshop

Naugatuck River Review’s Fourth Annual Narrative Poetry Contest

Lori Desrosiers just sent out the following information on the fourth annual Narrative Poetry Contest from the Naugatuck River Review. This year the contest is going to be judged by poet Pam Uschuk. Naugatuck River Review’s Fourth Annual NARRATIVE POETRY CONTEST will be judged by Pam Uschuk First prize is $1000 and publication in NRR Second

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Writing Workshop

Hudson Valley Writers Guild 2012 Poetry Contest Guidelines

The Hudson Valley Writers Guild just sent out the following formation on this years writing contest. Every year the genre of the contest changes and this  year it is something that we know a little about here at Albany Poets. The judging panel this time around looks like a very interesting group of poets, representing the diversity

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