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Celtic Poetry Contest now accepting entries

BATESVILLE, AR (KAIT) – Entries are now being accepted for the third annual Celtic Poetry Contest sponsored by the Arkansas Scottish Festival.

Entries may be any style and length, but they must have a Celtic theme or be in traditional Celtic form.

Entries will be judged by two-time contest winner Kenton Adler.

The winning poem will be read by the author, if possible, at the Celtic Concert on Friday, April 11, during the Scottish Festival.

Cash prizes will also be awarded for first, second and third place.  The first place prize is $100.

To submit poems, email entries to james.bell@lyon.edu with "Poetry Entry" in the subject line.

All entries must be received by March 31.

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