2020-2021 JURORS                

DOWNLOAD THE spoken word SUBMISSION PROSPECTUS

SPOKEN WORD

Erin Elizabeth Smith is the Creative Director at the Sundress Academy for the Arts and the Managing Editor of Sundress Publications. Her third full-length poetry collection, Down, was released in 2020 by Stephen F. Austin State University Press. Her poems have appeared in numerous journals, including Guernica, Ecotone, Mid-American, Tupelo Quarterly, Crab Orchard Review, and Willow Springs, among others. She is a Distinguished Lecturer in the English Department at the University of Tennessee, and in 2017 she was inducted into the East Tennessee Writers Hall of Fame.  

Chris Green the author of

CLICK TO DOWNLOAD THE spoken word SUBMISSION PROSPECTUS  

 

Women residing in, or who have strong ties to any

of the 420 Appalachian counties are eligible to submit.