Valuing Our World Poetic Heritage
Poetry competition form
World Congress of Poets - Valuing Our World Poetic Heritage
7th-8th October 2000 NSW Writers’ Centre, Rozelle, Sydney
Please reserve a place for me at this workshop. I enclose a cheque/money order made out to World Congress of Poets, which includes entry fee for the pre-workshop poetry competition. Workshop fees: Weekend A$40/ $35 concession, one day A$20/15 concession. Please circle amount enclosed.
Postcode _________ email_______________________________________
I speak the following language(s) - please circle: English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, French, Greek, Italian, Macedonian, Polish, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese, other(s) please specify _________________ I would like to work with a translator - YES/NO. Language_________________
Post to: the Treasurer, World Congress of Poets
PO Box 188, Plumpton NSW 2761
Pre-workshop poetry competition – conditions of entry
1 You must register for the workshop in order to enter this competition
2 Your poem must bear some relationship to the themes of the World Congress of Poets
3 One entry only which must be your original work and not have won a prize previously
4 Your poem must be in English or translated into English
5 The Poem must be typed and no longer than 50 lines.
6 Entries must be received by 15 July 2000
7 The author’s name (and translator’s name if applicable) must not appear on the poem.
8 The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into regarding the result
9 the winning poet will receive a certificate on 7th October 2000.
10 A selection of the best entries will be published in an anthology to be launched at the Workshop -
Valuing Our World Poetic Heritage.
World Congress of Poets poetry competition
Your name ____________________Translator’s name (if applicable)_________________
Title of poem____________________________________
Send your entry to: Poetry competition, World Congress of Poets, 15 Curtis Street, RYDE NSW 2112