CFP: First Books of Poetry (3/15/06; journal issue)

full name / name of organization: 
Boxcar Poetry
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Boxcar Poetry Review, a new online journal, is pleased to announce the call
for submissions for its March 2006 and future issues.

We are currently seeking reviews and critical writing on first books of
poetry published in the past five years (2001-2005). We also welcome
creative submissions of poetry and artwork on any theme.

Boxcar Poetry Review is updated regularly to showcase the finest poetry in
written in the English language, be it lyric or narrative. In addition to
poetry, Boxcar features b&w photography, reviews of first books of poetry,
and interviews with first book poets. An anthology of the best of the
year's work will be published in print at the end of the year.

Submit by email to

Poetry: 3-5 poems as a Word or RTF attachment, include a brief bio
in the body of your email. Simultaneous submissions ok with immediate

Reviews: Reviews should be no longer than 750 words. Include a brief
bio in the text of your email. Please note that we only take reviews
of first books of poetry published in the past 5 years.

Art & Photography: Send 3-5 images in JPG format for review. Include
a brief bio in the text of your email. If accepted, we may request
larger and/or uncompressed versions.

Please visit our website for more information:


Neil Aitken, Editor

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