The Martha Richardson Poetry Prize 2022 is now open for entries on the theme ‘INFLATE

Entries must be submitted by 11.59pm on Saturday 1 October 2022. Late entries will not be accepted. Prizes: AUS$1000, AUS$400, AUS$100. For all submission details please see below. The competition is open to anyone over 18, writing in English.

Image: photo portrait of Andy Jackson

2022 JUDGE: ANDY JACKSON
Andy Jackson is a poet and creative writing teacher, and was awarded the naugural Writing the Future of Health Fellowship. He has been shortlisted for the Kenneth Slessor Prize for Poetry, the John Bray Poetry Award and the Victorian Premier’s Prize for Poetry. Andy has co-edited disability-themed issues of Southerly and Australian Poetry Journal, and his latest poetry collection is Human Looking, which won the 2022 ALS Gold Medal

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