You must be an Australian writer living in Australia to enter the Shadow catchers public call-out competition.
Phone: (+61 2) 9319 5090
Terms and Conditions
- Poets must be available 29 Wednesday, April 2020, 6-7 pm to perform their poem live at the Art Gallery of NSW
- Poets will be paid a commission and performance fee up to $400 and additional commission of poems (maximum 3 to be discussed with winner) + travel and accommodation if interstate
- Poems must not be longer than 50 lines in length (including title), must not be previously published (online or in print), and must be the original writing of the entrant
- Entries must be submitted via email
- Poems must be unpublished (including online) and not under consideration by other publishers
- Poems that have won or are under consideration in other competitions are not eligible
- Entrants must be ages 18 and over
- Competition opens Saturday 22 February and closes 20 March 2020 at 5pm
How to apply
- Email your poem to firstname.lastname@example.org with your poem title in the subject line
- Please be sure to name your file i.e. "SURNAME_POEM TITLE"
- Attach your poem as a Word.doc or .docx, formatted in point 12, Garamond font (no pdfs or image files)
- Include your full name, address and contact number in the body of the email