After Sylvia: A Poetry Challenge

Deadline: 3 January 2022

Find Out More: https://ypn.poetrysociety.org.uk/workshop/after-sylvia-a-poetry-challenge/

Opportunity from: Young Poets Network

Contact: educationadmin@poetrysociety.org.uk


From the Young Poets Network:

The challenge: write a poem or poems inspired by Nature or Magic.
27th October 2022 will mark Sylvia Plath’s 90th birthday. To celebrate the legacy of one of the twentieth century’s most extraordinary poets, Nine Arches Press will be publishing After Sylvia, an anthology of new poems and essays responding to the work of Sylvia Plath, with work by a host of leading contemporary poets and critics, edited by Sarah Corbett and Ian Humphreys. The anthology will be launched at the first Sylvia Plath Literary Festival, to be held in Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire next October, and through a range of events nationwide.

More information: https://ypn.poetrysociety.org.uk/workshop/after-sylvia-a-poetry-challenge/