Open Country Poetry Chapbook Contest


Open to any poet writing in English. Please submit a chapbook of original poems (20-30 pages) between May 1, 2017 and September 30, 2017. Submissions will be read blind. The final five manuscripts will be forwarded to the contest judge, Michael Earl Craig. Open Country is looking for fresh, artfully constructed chapbooks. Please check out our books at before you submit. The winner will receive $500 and 10 author copies.