Call for Poetry

City of Olympia
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date of Release: May 16, 2018
Contact:

Stephanie Johnson
Arts Program Manager
360.709.2678
sjohnso1@ci.olympia.wa.us


Call for Poetry

Call for Submissions: I Hear Olympia Singing Poetry Anthology

Olympia’s Poet Laureate is seeking submissions of poetry for an upcoming anthology publication titled I Hear Olympia Singing. Poems should reflect your unique experience and vision of Olympia's past, present and future. Submit up to three poems to poetlaureate@ci.olympia.wa.us.  Please paste poems into the e-mail. Submission window is May 15 to July 15.

The goal of Olympia’s Poet Laureate program is to:

  • Promote poetry as an art form
  • Expand access to the literary arts
  • Connect the community to poetry
  • Promote poetry as a community voice that contributes to a sense of place

For more information about Olympia’s Poet Laureate Program, please contact Stephanie Johnson, Arts Program Manager, at 360.709.2678.