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ONLY poems listed here or in the current printed anthology are eligible for the 2017-2018 competition.

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By Margaret Atwood
By Kenneth Rexroth
By Eric Chock
By Rita Dove
By Larry Bradley
By A. E. Stallings
By Richard Wilbur
By Sara Teasdale
By Julia Ward Howe
By Mark Turcotte

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