Broken River Prize

The Broken River Prize is an annual poetry chapbook contest from Platypus Press. Each year a different poet will judge the contest—2019’s judge is poet Airea D. Matthews.

Submissions for 2019’s contest will open on May 1st.

Airea D. Matthews is a recipient of a 2016 Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers’ Award. Her book, Simulacra, was selected by Carl Phillips in the Yale Series of Younger Poets competition.