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Wheelbarrow Books Poetry Prize revises guidelines and structure

Wheelbarrow Books Poetry Prize revises guidelines and structure

June 15, 2022

New structure improves accessibility to publishing

Julia McConnell wins 2022 Wheelbarrow Books Poetry Prize (Emerging)

Julia McConnell wins 2022 Wheelbarrow Books Poetry Prize (Emerging)

June 9, 2022

McConnell's manuscript "Landlocked" selected by final judge Thomas Lynch

Masaki Takahashi Selected as Next Lansing Region Poet Laureate

Masaki Takahashi Selected as Next Lansing Region Poet Laureate

April 7, 2022 - Victoria Meadows, LEAP

Lansing Poet Laureate to Engage Tri-County Community in the Literary Arts

Sophia DeRango wins 2022 Balocating Prize for Undergraduate Poetry

Sophia DeRango wins 2022 Balocating Prize for Undergraduate Poetry

April 7, 2022

Final judge Jonah Mixon-Webster selected DeRango's poem "When My Dad Called the Cops on my First Boyfriend"

RCAH Center for Poetry seeks student interns for 2022-2023

RCAH Center for Poetry seeks student interns for 2022-2023

March 17, 2022

Intern at the RCAH Center for Poetry at MSU in 2022-23!

Ninth Title in Wheelbarrow Books Series Released

Ninth Title in Wheelbarrow Books Series Released

February 14, 2022

"Late Self-Portraits" by Mary Morris now available from MSU Press.

"Ice Hours" Wins 2021 Wheelbarrow Books Poetry Prize (Established)

"Ice Hours" Wins 2021 Wheelbarrow Books Poetry Prize (Established)

January 26, 2022

"Ice Hours" to be published in 2023 by MSU Press under the Wheelbarrow Books imprint.

Call for 2022 Balocating Prize Announced

Call for 2022 Balocating Prize Announced

January 25, 2022

Award is $500 for a single poem on the theme of Poetry of Witness, Poetry of Resistance.

Lansing Poet Laureate Program Seeks Qualified Area Poets

Lansing Poet Laureate Program Seeks Qualified Area Poets

November 9, 2021 - Lansing Area Economic Partnership (LEAP)

Application Period is Open for the Lansing Area’s Third Poet Laureate

Benvenuto and Samet High School Winners Announced

Benvenuto and Samet High School Winners Announced

November 3, 2021

We're pleased to announce the winners of the 2021 Benvenuto and Samet High School Poetry and Fiction Competitions.

2021-22 Programming Theme Announced

2021-22 Programming Theme Announced

September 1, 2021

Announcing our programming theme for 2021-22