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The London Magazine Poetry Prize 2021

The London Magazine Poetry Prize 2021 seeks out new voices in poetry, providing a platform for publication in the UK’s oldest literary journal.

Poems must be previously unpublished and no longer than 40 lines.

First Prize: £500
Second Prize: £300
Third Prize: £200

There are no restrictions on theme, form or style, but the judges are looking for fresh, diverse, and innovative new work.

This year’s shortlist will be judged by award-winning poets Ian Duhig, Anthony Anaxagorou, and Mona Arshi.

Closing date
Mon 27 Dec 2021
Entry fee
£10 | £5 for concessions