El Zarape Press, in conjunction with Barrio Poet Productions, announces a call for submissions for a special poetry anthology: Twenty, in response to the tragic shootings of innocent children and educators at Newtown, Connecticut on Dec. 14, 2012.
Submit no more than three unpublished poems (40-line limit) via e-mail to [email protected] with a cover letter listing your poem titles and a 75-word biography. Do not place your name on the poems. Send a $7 payment to Twenty: 1413 Jay Ave., McAllen, TX 78504 along with a SASE (larger than 6″ by 9″) with $2 pre-paid postage if you’d like to receive a copy of the book. Make check out to Art That Heals Inc. Proceeds will be donated to the Newtown community and we will encourage concurrent readings across the country upon publication.
Deadline to submit via e-mail and pay by mail is March 2, 2013. Poems for which payment has not been received by the due date will not be considered.
Artists: please submit 300 d.p.i. photographs as .jpeg files of black-and-white work: simple drawings, silhouettes, photographs. These will be printed inside a 6″ by 9″ perfect-bound book.