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Poetry competition Ė 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. (See program) 

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. (Keep a copy as entries will not be returned)

6 Entries must be received by 20 August 2000

7 The authorís name (and translatorís name if applicable) must not appear on the poem.

8 The judgeís 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 2000

Your name ____________________
Translatorís name (if applicable)_________________

Your address_______________________________________________ph____

Title of poem____________________________________

POST your entry with this form to: Poetry competition, World Congress of Poets, 15 Curtis Street, RYDE NSW 2112