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Open Call for Poetry - New Voices of the Eclipse

Submissions due June 30th, 2017 | Poems will be judged by author Cassie Premo Steele

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Shining light on Underrepresented Voices & New Voices yet to be heard, The Jasper Project invites submissions of poetry from unpublished poets age 15 and up from the 8 counties of the SC Midlands. Poetry should be within the theme of the literal solar eclipse or the metaphor of transforming shadows. A select number of poems will be chosen for presentation on Thursday, August 17th from 3 – 5 PM in Columbia, SC. One Poem will receive a cash prize and publication in the September issue of Jasper Magazine. 
•    Poets may enter up to 3 submissions
•    NO multiple submissions or previously published poetry
•    Names should not appear on poems
•    Please send submissions to along with a cover sheet stating the title of the poem, author name, address and email by June 30, 2017.