Summer 2007: Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
“Call” for “Kwansabas for Richard Wright (Centennial)”
TO: All Media, Poets, Writers, Writers Workshops, Readers, Cultural Centers, Libraries, Schools, English Departments
FROM: EBR Writers Club/SIUE English Department & “Drumvoices Revue”
Contact: 618 650-3991; firstname.lastname@example.org; FAX: 618 650-3509
East Saint Louis/Edwardsville, Illinois--For its Spring 2008
issue, “Drumvoices Revue,” a journal of “Literary, Cultural & Vision Arts” co-published by the Eugene B. Redmond Writers Club and Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, is issuing a “call” for “Kwansabas for Richard Wright” (1908-1960) in honor of the Wright Centennial (1908-2008). Selected kwansabas (7-line poems) will be published in the Spring 2008 issue of “Drumvoices.” Final date for submission of the kwansabas is Nov. 1, 2007.
For examples of Kwansabas poetry, see Adrienne Carey Hurley's blog dated September 9, 2007