Chattanooga State students: submit an original work for the 2016 John Stigall Poetry Contest! There are prizes for the 1st place, 2nd place, and 3rd place winners! Deadline to submit is Thursday, February 4th.
First Place: $150
Second Place: $100
Third Place: $75
Submission requirements are listed below in the picture. The deadline for submissions is Thursday, February 4, 2016. Submissions must be an original piece and should focus on topics and themes that pertain to African American culture. The winners will present their poetry at the Stigall Poetry Reading held in the library on February 9th.
Find all of the submission requirements below:
Professor John Stigall contributed significantly to the Phoenix, the literary magazine for Chattanooga State. Read more about the history of the Phoenix. Check out the back issues of the Phoenix.
See the blog post about the 2014 Stigall Poetry winners.