June 21-24, 2018, Columbia University, New York, NY
Applications are accepted from OCTOBER 9, 2017, until DECEMBER 31, 2017 (midnight EST)
Formatting Directions for Applications
PDF format only
Letter-sized paper (8½ x 11), with 1-inch margins, 12-point font, Times New Roman
Submit the following in a PDF format:
1. Cover letter (ONE PAGE, single-spaced, 8½ x 11-sized paper, with 1-inch margins, 12-point Times New Roman font) - Include:
a. Contact Information
- Phone Number
b. Brief history of previous publications and/or public readings/performances
c. Statement of commitment to CantoMundo vision
d. What you would like to gain from the CantoMundo retreat
2. Sample of writing (Five pages maximum, single-spaced, 8½ x 11-sized paper, with 1-inch margins, 12-point Times New Roman font)
Criteria for Craft Workshop Selection
The criteria are:
- a significant record of publishing in poetry (book-length manuscript, chapbook, journals, self-publishing, etc.) and/or broad and accomplished experience in the performance of original poetry (live performance, CD, video, or other)
- Self-identify as Latinx
Applications are accepted from October 9, 2017, until December 31, 2017 (midnight EST)
PLEASE ADHERE TO FORMATTING GUIDELINES.
Poets who gain acceptance will be notified no later than March 19, 2018 (via phone or email).
CantoMundo is committed to including a collective of diverse poetic voices and styles, as well as representation from all Latinx backgrounds.