Once again it is poetry time at Prakriti Foundation. We take great pleasure in inviting you to ‘Poetry with Prakriti’ a two-week long festival of poetry being held from the 15th to the 30th of December 2010 in Chennai to coincide with the famed Chennai season. We have planned this festival featuring 25 eminent and emerging poets, each of whom will present four different readings of their poems to a small and intimate audience of between 40 to 75 people. These readings have been planned at several venues in the city, including colleges and cafeteria, IT parks and green public parks and spaces, and select shops and commercial establishments.
We look forward to your attending as many poetry readings as possible.
As part of the festival, Prakriti Foundation invites you to participate in the Poetry Contest. Rules of the contest are:
Age Group: Contest is open to resident citizens of India aged 16 years and above
Jury: Distinguished panel of three judges
Prizes: Three cash prizes of Rs.10000/-, Rs.7500/- and Rs.5000/- each
Closing date 15th December 2010 Results will be declared on 30th December
No. of entries : One poem for each contestant
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