Judge: Laura Kasischke
Deadline: March 15, 2022, at 11:59 pm
Prize: $500 and publication in phoebe 51.2 (online issue)
Entry Fee: $7
Submission Size: 1 piece per submission, follow general submissions guidelines
Laura Kasischke has published nine novels, a book of short fiction, and 12 collections of poetry—most recently, Lightning Falls in Love (Copper Canyon, 2021). She has received the National Book Award for Poetry, a Guggenheim Fellowship, two grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, and was long-listed for the National Book Award. Three of her novels have been made into feature-length films, and her most recent novel (Mind of Winter) is being produced as a television mini-series. She teaches at the University of Michigan, where she is the Theodore Roethke Distinguished University Professor of English.