Named in honour of a distinguished Queensland poet, the Arts Queensland Thomas Shapcott Poetry Prize for an Unpublished Manuscript is committed to encouraging emerging Queensland poets. Now in its 17th year, this prestigious prize for an unpublished poetry manuscript comes with total prize money of $2,000 and a publishing contract with University of Queensland Press (UQP).
2018 Thomas Shapcott Poetry Prize winner, Anna Jacobson, will launch her award-winning collection Amnesia Findings, accompanied by exclusive screenings of her short poetry films.
Access QPF’s Saturday/Sunday General Program with a $10 Day Pass per day. Your Day Pass is free when you book any individually ticketed event for that day.
Date(s) - August 24, 2019
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm