513 Truman Ave
Key West, FL 33040
Poets are invited to submit a 30 line or less poem about Tennessee Williams’ life in Key West. Submission is limited to one poem per person. Three published poets will serve as judges for the event. They will be given copies of the poems without names of the contestants. The first place winner will be awarded $200 and the second place winner $100. The winners will be honored and asked to read their poems at the March 26 Birthday Reception from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Tennessee Williams Exhibit, 513 Truman Avenue.
Last year’s winning poems were published in an on-line journal.
To attach your poem, please use the “Submit” button below.
SPECIAL NOTE: Members of the Key West Poetry Guild will celebrate the poetry of Tennessee Williams with readings from his work on March 4 at 6 p.m. at the Key West Public Library, 700 Fleming St.