The Kathryn Purnell Poetry Prize 2021.
1st prize: $200, 2nd $125 3rd prize $75
Judge: Tegan Schetrumpf
Closes: Friday 4th June 2021
A biennial award for a poem of no longer than 50 lines.
Open to all women poets, the award is managed by the Society of Women Writers Victoria in memory of the late poet Kathryn Purnell.
Fees: Per entry – $10 (members of SWW in all states) $15 (non-members) OR 3 entries $20 (members of SWW) $30 (non-members.)
About the judge: Tegan Jane Schetrumpf has a Bachelor of Medical Science and a Master of Letters in English from the University of Sydney. In 2015, her postgraduate research into ‘New Traditionalism’ form and narrative in millennial Australian poetry won the Dame Leonie Prize. She has been published in Antipodes, Axon, Meanjin, Southerly, and The Australian Poetry Journal. Tegan is the Creative Editor for Alterity Studies and World Literature.
For further information about the prize, Terms and Conditions, entry form and payment of fees, click HERE