We are pleased to announce that Ada Limón has selected Eloisa Amezcua's From the Inside Quietly as the winner of the inaugural Shelterbelt Poetry Prize. Her collection will be published in Fall 2017.
The editors also wish to recognize the writers below who were named as finalists:
Monica Berlin - Little Room, Small Ground
We thank everyone who submitted to the contest and wish to thank our Assistant Editors: Courtney Cox, David Garvey, and Joe LaFata. We will begin accepting submissions for our next contest, a collection of prose, in Fall 2017. Please visit our Submissions page this summer for guidelines and information on the final judge.
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