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India : CALL FOR POEMS | 05-Jan-10

International Poetry Fest 2010: CALL FOR POEMS

A number of poets from all over the world are going to participate in the International Poetry Fest 2010 to reveal various facets of the world at present. We are hosting this 'Fest' to promote World Poetry in English. This International Poetry Fest is dedicated to all the Poets who write in English. We cordially invite you to the 'Fest' and also request you to send us your poems on or before 20th March, 2010. We will publish the poems in a book entitled Poets' Paradise. You have to present the poems to the distinguished audience on the day of the Fest.

We hope that your poems and your presence will make the fest a grand success.

Organized & Hosted by:
P. Gopichnad & P.Nagasuseela
Dept of English; J.K.C.College
Guntur- 522 006. Andhra Pradesh

Time & Date of the Event:  9.00a.m. To 5.00p.m. on 21st Dec. 2010

Venue:  J.K.C.College, Guntur, A.P., India

Dear Poets, please go through the instructions and follow them strictly and cooperate with us in making this Fest a grand success:

Send any two of your unpublished poems for presentation and publication.
Send a soft copy of your poems along with bio data and a stamp size photo as an attachment file (.doc) to festivalpoetry@yahoo.com; and a hard copy to:
Poetry Fest-2010; C-28; S.V.N.Colony; Guntur-522 006; A.P.

Send your willingness to take part either as a Presenter or as a Participator in the 'Fest'  by 20th March, 2010. 

The length of the poem should not exceed 20 lines. Send poems in 12 Font, Times New Roman, single space, MS Word document (.doc)
Please give an undertaking that the poems are original and written by you.
Your bio-data should be in third person singular, within 5 to 10 sentences,  including your publications, Awards & Rewards.
A panel of judges will shortlist the poems for presentation and publication.
Selected poems will be published in Poets' Paradise.
Poets' Paradise will be released on 21st  Dec 2010.
The contributors will get their copies free of cost. 
Breakfast, tea and lunch will be provided.
Certificates will be issued to all the Presenters & the Participators.
Accommodation is provided to outstation participants on first come first served basis. (Intimate the day and time of your arrival well in advance.)
Registration Fee is Rs. 1000/- (25 $ US) No TA & DA will be paid to the participants.
Please forward this mail to all your friends and colleagues.
For further details mail to  festivalpoetry@yahoo.com or SMS to:
09966893484 or 09985444686

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