Contests.Lee & Low Books, the award-winning publisher of multicultural mul·ti·cul·tur·al
1. Of, relating to, or including several cultures.
2. Of or relating to a social or educational theory that encourages interest in many cultures within a society rather than in only a mainstream culture. children's books, announces it's third anffual New Voices Award. The contest is open to all writers of color not of the white race; - commonly meaning, esp. in the United States, of negro blood, pure or mixed.
See also: Color who are U.S. residents and have not previously published a children's picture book. The winner will receive $1,000 and a standard publication contract. An honor As a verb, to accept a bill of exchange, or to pay a note, check, or accepted bill, at maturity. To pay or to accept and pay, or, where a credit so engages, to purchase or discount a draft complying with the terms of the draft. award of $500 will also be given.
Submissions will be accepted through September 30, 2002, and winners will be notified by December 31, 2002. There is no submission fee and there is a limit of two submissions per writer. For official eligibility and submission information, visit the Lee & Low Books website at www. leeandlow, com and click on the link "New Voices Award," or call (212) 779-4400.
Deadline for the Cave Canem Poetry Prize 2002 is quickly approaching. Cave Canem was founded in 1996 by award-winning poets Toi Derricotte and Cornelius Eady Cornelius Eady (b. 1954) is an American poet focusing largely on matters of race and society, particularly the trials of the African-American race in the United States. His poetry often centers around jazz and blues, family life, violence, and societial problems stemming from to promote the artistic development of emerging African-American poets. The contest is open to African-American poets and authors of chapbooks and self-published books who have not been published by a professional press. Manuscripts should indude 50-75 poems on numbered, unbound unbound
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The winner will receive $500 cash, publication from Graywolf Press in 2003, and 50 copies of the published book. This year's judge is award-winning poet Kevin Young Kevin Young may mean any of several people:
Cave Canem Foundation P.O. Box 4286 Charlottesville, VA 22905-4286 * Electronic submissions not accepted.