Culture Matters is pleased to announce a new poetry award, sponsored by Unite the Union. It is called the Bread and Roses Poetry Award, it's free to enter, and it is now open for submissions.
The purpose of the new award is to encourage poets to focus on themes which are meaningful to working class people and communities, and to enable those communities to engage more with poetry. There is a £500 cash prize for the winner, £250 second prize and £100 third prize.
See Poetry section for more details.............
Mike Quille is a writer, reviewer and arts editor, and co-managing editor of Culture Matters.