Mslexia’s annual Women’s Pamphlet Competition is now open. Imtiaz Dharker, poet, artist and visual film maker who won the Queen’s Gold Medal for poetry, will be choosing the winner.
The competition is open to collections of up to 20 poems, of up to 24 pages, by poets who have never had a full-length collection published.
1st: £250 plus publication by Bloodaxe Books
A selected poem from the winning pamphlet will be published in Mslexia.
The deadline for entries is 23:59 GMT, 4 December 2023.
Entrants will be notified of the outcome of their entry in June 2024.
The winner will be announced on 1 September 2024.