Poetry Reading
Three Perugia Press Prize Winners
Melody S. Gee, 2010 winner, book release event
Jennifer K. Sweeney, Massachusetts debut
Carol Edelstein, reading new poems
Sunday, November 7, 2010, at 4:00 PM
Jones Library Trustees Room
43 Amity Street, Amherst, MA

Another reading:  Melody Gee & Jennifer Sweeney, along with Barbara Ras, read in the Collected Poets Series at Mocha Maya's Cafe (47 Bridge St.) in Shelburne Falls, MA on Thursday, Nov. 4 at 7:00 PM. Details here.

30 POEMS:  Help support literacy through the Center for New Americans by writing 30 poems in November, one poem every day.  This is
a great way to boost your writing while raising money for a superb cause.   (Last year's project raised $12,000!)  Gather sponsors and get more information here.

   Submission Period Now Open!

Perugia Press Prize
for a First or Second Book by a Woman

Prize: $1000 and publication
Entry must be postmarked between August 1 and November 15, 2010.
  Manuscript Review Service
Pulling It All Together:
Preparing Your Poetry Manuscript for Publication
Personal Manuscript Reviews by Perugia Press Editor Susan Kan. 

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