Holly Adams has headed the committee to help nominate the best peace poems. We were at this event last year, and it was great. I hope GVCP members will be there to applaud all the poets, but especially the Peace Poetry winner.
Arnie Matlin for GVCP
The English Department at the
State University of New York at Geneseo presents:
The Thirteenth Annual Genesee Valley Peace Poetry Contest
Sunday, May 12th, 2019 at 2:00PM
Wadsworth Auditorium, SUNY Geneseo
All winners will receive certificates and the opportunity to read their poems aloud to family, friends, the public, and the Geneseo faculty. Three first-prize winners will receive gifts courtesy of Sundance Books.
Light refreshments will be served following the ceremony, compliments of Campus Auxiliary Services. The ceremony will last a little over an hour.
A special GVCP Peace Poetry award will be given in remembrance of Claire Allen, awarded to the student writer whose poem most embraces the goals and vision of GVCP.