Winners of the 6th Campbell Corner poetry prize will read from their work on Tuesday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m. at Poets’ House, 72 Spring Street, New York City. Winner of the 2004 contest, Jennifer Chang, “The History of Anonymity” and finalists Jake Adam York, Eric Rawson, and Connie Voisine will each read their winning entries and another selection of their poetry.
Jennifer Chang was a Henry Hoyns Fellow at the University of Virginia. Her poems have appeared in or are forthcoming from New England Review, Virginia Quarterly Review, Pleiades, Seneca Review, Asian American Poetry: The Next Generation, and other publications. She has received fellowships from the Barbara Deming Foundation, The MacDowell Colony, and the Djerassi Resident Artists Program. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband, the poet Aaron Baker.
Campbell Corner, named after mythologist Joseph Campbell, is a literary website that publishes various contributions of writers, poets and philosophers. Campbell Corner hosts an annual poetry contest in which the winner receives a $3,000 prize and is published on the website. For more information, please call (914) 395-2411.