Results of the 2013 Oscar Arnold Young Award for NC’s Best Book of Poetry
Out of 24 entries, the following selections were made:
Winner, The Year of Dead Fathers, by Maureen Sherbondy (Spring Garden Press)
Runner-up, Transcendental Telemarketer, by Beth Copeland (BlazeVox)
Honorable Mention, Waxwings, by Daniel Nathan Terry (Lethe)
Honorable Mention, What the Trapeze Artist Trusts, by Malaika King Albrecht (Press 53)
All honorees will be recognized and invited to read at Poetry Day on April 20 at Catawba Valley Community College in Hickory.
Winners in the Poetry Council’s other contests will be announced in the coming weeks.