2021’s Keats-Shelley Poetry and Essay Prizes are open.
Two competitions open to writers of all ages.
Total Prizes worth over £5000.
NEW PRIZE DEADLINE: 12th April 2021.
- Watch Giuseppe Albano, Keats-Shelley House Curator, launch 2021’s Prize from beside John Keats’ grave in Rome’s Cimitero Acattolico.
2021’s Prize Chair is Simon Barnes, the award-winning journalist and author of The Meaning of Birds, Epic, and most recently On the Marsh: A Year Surrounded by Wildness and Wet. The Keats-Shelley Prize Judges are the poets Professor Deryn Rees-Jones and Will Kemp, and Professors Simon Bainbridge and Sharon Ruston.
Winning entries will be published in the Keats-Shelley Review or on the Keats-Shelley website.