The Red Line Festival will take place from October 15th to 20th 2013, so keep the dates free in your diary.
The inaugural poetry competition is now open and accepting entries.
First prize is €300, second prize is €200 and the third prize is €100.
All shortlisted entrants will be invited to read their poems at an event in The Red Line Book Festival this October.
The competition is open to everyone living on the island of Ireland, as long as the work is original and previously unpublished.
The maximum number of entries per person is 2.
Deadline: Friday 30th August 2013.
The competition rules and entry forms can be downloaded from the website: www.redlinebookfestival.com
The Red Line Poetry Competition will be judged by the poet Alan Jude Moore.