African American Month: Poetry Contest

We are eight days into Black History Month! In honor of the contributions, people of African descent have given the African American Poetry Contest was born.

This year submissions are due March 1, 2020, and winners will be announced live March 14, 2020, from the Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention!

Submission Requirements:

All poetry must contain some element of African/African American/Black history.

All entries must be original content.

You may provide images, but it’s not a requirement.

All entries must be emailed to aundrielwashington@gmail.com by March 1, 2020 (midnight).

Types of Poetry Accepted:
Free Verse
Blank Verse
Rhymed
Narrative
Epics
Pastoral
Elegies
Ode
Limerick
Lyric
Soliloquy
Villanelle
Imagery

Get Ready. Get Set. Go!

A.H.

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