The Dora and Alexander Raynes Poetry Prize is sponsored by Jewish Currents Magazine. The top 36 poems will be published.

Dora and Alexander Raynes Poetry Prize


$18 entry fee (for submission of up to three poems), includes a one-year subscription to Jewish Currents. Prizewinners will also receive a one-year subscription to The Forward newspaper.

Deadline: January 15, 2013. Announcements will be made in March.

• First prize: $1,000      
• Two second prizes: $180 each
• The top 36 poems will be published as a chapbook by Blue Thread, an imprint of Jewish Currents, in the summer of 2013.
• All submissions will be considered for publication in Jewish Currents.


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