Casa de América presents the XV American Poetry Award granted by Casa de América, which aspires to promote the new poetic writing in the Americas, paying special attention to poems that open or explore new perspectives and refreshing topics. This competition will be open to national authors of any American country, with works written in Spanish, strictly new, which have not yet been presented to other competitions and whose rights have not been given over to any publisher in the world.
Those works participating in the competition will have to be of at least of 300 verses and topic will be free. The prize, endowed with 3,000 euros as an advance of royalties, includes the publication of the winning book by the Publishing House Visor Libros.
Works will have to be sent in duplicate to: XV Premio Casa de América de Poesía, Casa de América, Plaza de Cibeles, 2, 28014 Madrid, España. Works with bad presentation, illegible or sent by e-mail will not be accepted. The deadline for originals to be admitted is 29 May 2015. Get more information on the web of Casa de América.