Magma Poetry Competition
The Magma Poetry Competition 2014/15 is now CLOSED for entries
Why not join us for a celebratory evening with Magma Competition judge and special guest Jo Shapcott at Keats House on Friday March 27th, 7-8.30pm, when the winners of the 2014/15 Magma Competition will read their prizewinning poems.
£1000 each go to our first prize winners Pam Thompson, Judges Prize and Geraldine Clarkson, Editors Prize
In the Judge’s Prize category second place is Pat Winslow and third is Simon Kew.
In the Editors’ Prize category second Place is Lois Williams and ten poets receive special commendations, Louise Vale, Laura Jan Shore, Anthony Watts, Ryan Whatley, Linda Black, Pamela Edwardes, Fokkina McDonnell, John D Kelly, Seni Seneviratne and Hilary Elfick.
If you are not among them don’t despair, we had very strong fields for both the Judge’s Prize, chosen by Jo Shapcott and the Editors’ Prize, which this year was judged by Laurie Smith, Roberta James, Jacqueline Saphra, Rob McKenzie and Ian McEwen.
Venue: Nightingale Room, 10 Keats Grove, Hampstead, London NW3 2RR (nearest station: Hampstead Heath Overground / ten minutes walk from Hampstead tube station)
Doors open 6.30 pm. FREE admission includes a glass of wine, but donations welcome. *MUST RSVP* via Eventbrite to reserve and confirm a place prior to event, as seats are limited and to be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Please direct any queries to firstname.lastname@example.org