The Emrys Press Chapbook Prize honors a book of original poetry in English by a single author; translations are not eligible. The winning poet will receive a $1000 honorarium upon publication plus 20 copies of the book. In addition, he/she will be invited as guest for one week at the Rensing Center, a gorgeous arts/writing retreat near Greenville SC, in the Appalachian foothills.
*The winning book will be published in December 2018, by Emrys Press and the author will be featured on the Emrys website. The final judge for the competition will be Heather McHugh.