Poetry Contest

Hosted by Sonora Review // Judged by Eduardo Corral

We’re pleased to invite you to submit to Sonora Review’s 2014 Poetry Contest.

DEADLINE: February 14th, 2014

JUDGE: Eduardo Corral, the 2011 Yale Younger Poets prize winner and author of Slow Lightning (Yale University Press, 2012)

WHAT WE WANT: 3-5 pages of poetry and an entry fee ($15)

HOW TO DO IT: Submit online (www.sonorareview.com/contest) or send a SASE to Mike Coakley & Laura Miller, Editors-in-Chief // (c/o Poetry Editorial Board) // Sonora Review // Dept. of English // University of Arizona // Tucson, AZ 85719

PRIZE: $1,000 prize and publication; all submissions will be considered for publication in SR 66. Find this info, along with a list of past winners, at sonorareview.com.

Eduardo C. Corral

Eduardo C. Corral is a CantoMundo fellow. He holds degrees from Arizona State University and the Iowa Writers' Workshop. His poems have appeared in Best American Poetry 2012, Beloit Poetry Journal, Huizache, Jubilat, New England Review, Ploughshares, Poetry, Poetry Northwest, and Quarterly West. His work has been honored with a "Discovery"/The Nation Award, the J. Howard and Barbara M. J. Wood Prize from Poetry, and writing residencies to the MacDowell Colony and Yaddo. Slow Lightning was selected by Carl Phillips as the 2011 winner of the Yale Series of Younger Poets competition. The recipient of a Whiting Writers' Award and an NEA Fellowship, he currently lives in New York City.


Coming in 2014: The Mind-Body Issue