2011 Poetry Chapbook Competition (deadline 2/28/2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Iron Horse Literary Review
contact email: 

The winning chapbook will be published in Fall 2011 w/full-color cover art, and the winner receives a $1,000 honorarium.


Entries must be between 32 – 40 numbered pages, excluding title page, table of contents, acknowledgments page.

One-inch margins, 12-point font, and only one poem per page.

Manuscripts as a whole must be previously unpublished.

Translations will not be accepted.

Manuscripts must not contain any identifying information. Include a separate cover page with name and contact information, including an email address.

Entries must include a $15 reading fee (made out to Iron Horse Literary Review). Fee includes a one year subscription to IHLR.

Mail entries to:
Poetry Chapbook Competition
Iron Horse Literary Review
Texas Tech University
English Department
Mail Stop 43091
Lubbock, Texas 79409

Entries must be postmarked on or before February 28, 2011. Entries failing to meet formatting instructions will not be consideration.

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