• Eligibility: Poets writing in English who have not previously published or self-published a full-
length collection (40+ pages) of poems.
• Submit between now & November 30. The winning manuscript will be named in May and
published in the spring of the following year.
• Please do not include contact information within the manuscript. Please include relevant publication information (acknowledgments) at the end of the manuscript.
• For notification of title and author of the winning manuscript send a stamped, self-addressed
envelope to New Issues Poetry & Prose, 1903 W. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5463
or visit our web-site www.wmich.edu/newissues.
• A manuscript may be submitted that is being considered elsewhere but New Issues should be
notified upon the manuscript’s acceptance elsewhere.