Dan Sullivan Memorial Poetry Contest


It was established in memory of Dan Sullivan, Durham poet and Writers' Circle member who on March 13, 1995, while at the inaugural Poets in the Pub night in Pickering, read two of his works, acknowledged the applause, and died. There are categories for children, youth, and adult. Only adult winners given here. The contest was not held in 1999. There is a cash prize and the winning work is published in Word Weaver, the association's bi-monthly magazine. [Editor's note: this contest was discontinued in 2007]

Sponsor/Organisme responsable:
The Writers' Circle of Durham Region
Jurisdiction/Champ d’application:
International / International

Genre/Genre: Poetry / Poésie,

Year/Année Author/Auteur Winning work/Oeuvre primée
1995 Ric Arbour Good Friday
1996 ? ?
1997 Julia Swiggum Shooting the Breeze
1998 Ruth E. Walker Untitled
1999 No Winner N/A
2000 Jeramy Dodds What's Left of You Hangs

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