Meuse Press, established 1976, publishes Australian poetry outreach projects.
POETRY ALIVE 2017
MANLY ART GALLERY & MUSEUM
CALL-OUT for POETS
‘Spirit of the Land’
Submissions are invited on the subject of the ‘Spirit of the Land’, the 3rd in a series of the popular Manly Art Gallery & Museum poetry readings. Twenty poems will be chosen by event curator Les Wicks for live-reading by the authors who will each receive $50.
The Gallery will be hosting an exhibition on the theme LAND (3 November – 3 December) with selected works by artists who have drawn inspiration from the theme ‘LAND’… as a noun, a verb, a place, an idea, a possibility, a presence, a contested space. Landscape, headland, wasteland, landfill, landmine, landform, landed, etc. The exhibition supports and connects this region’s contemporary artists with the gallery, providing a valuable opportunity to showcase their work and to challenge their art practice through their diverse responses.
Selected poems will have explored this theme. Please advise in which suburb you live.
Submissions to be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5pm Fri 29 Sept 2017.
The selected poets will perform
their works on
Sunday 5 November, 2 - 4pm
Manly Art Gallery & Museum & Museum, West Esplanade Reserve, Manly
At the reading, there will also be an open mic section.
Cost: gold coin donation (refreshments served)
Contact: email@example.com or 9976 1421
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