Auditory Cortex Poetry Contest
Deadline February 28 (must be received by this date). Neutral free contest for unpublished poems in Asian dialects of English gives prizes up to HK$500 (about US$65). Sponsored by Cha, the first and only Hong Kong-based online English-language literary journal. Each poet can submit up to two poems on any theme (no more than 40 lines long each, to be accompanied by a recording of the author's reading in WAV format). Poems must be written and read in the author's local variety of English (e.g. Brunei English, Burmese English, Chinese English, Fijian English, Filipino English, Guamanian English, Hawaiian English, Hong Kong English, Japanese English, Kazakh English, Malaysian English, Samoan English, Singapore English, Sri Lankan English, Thai English, Tok Pisin, Tongan English, Vietnamese English, etc.) in a way that is also accessible to other speakers of English in Asia.
Published: January 9, 2018