THE KEATS-SHELLEY PRIZE 2019
Adult Poetry Prizes: winner, £1,000; runner-up £500.
Young Romantics Poetry Prizes (16-18s): winner, £700; runner-up £300
Adult Essay Prizes: winner £1,000; runner-up £500.
Young Romantics Essay Prizes: winner £700; runner-up £300
Prize Chair: Michael Rosen, Professor of Children’s Literature & former Children’s Laureate
Adjudication Panel: Jo Shapcott, Will Kemp, Prof. Sharon Bainbridge, Prof. Simon Rushton
Poetry Themes: ‘Wandering’ or ‘Fiery Dust’,
celebrating the 200th anniversary of Byron’s Don Juan
Adult Essays: Essayists are invited to explore any aspect of the lives
of the Romantics and their circles.
Young Romantics Essays: Essayists must review the passage
from Manfred available on the prize website.
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Editorial queries and entries may also be sent directly
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