Call for Entries

“What Light” is looking for Minnesota poets. Please submit up to three short poems, maximum 50 lines or 300 words each, as attachments to You must be a resident of Minnesota and a member of to enter. Our judges–Deborah Bernhardt, Jim Johnson, and William Stobb–will select twelve winning poems to be posted, one poem per week, on and The deadline is October 18, 2008.

Membership on is free. Contact or call 612/375-7611 with questions on registration.

The mission of is to improve the lives of Minnesota artists and provide access to and engagement with Minnesota’s arts culture. is a project of the McKnight Foundation and the Walker Art Center.

Full details on the judges and answers to some FAQs are here.