The 'Save the Earth' Poetry Prize, in response to
John Felstiner’s book Can Poetry Save the
Earth? A Field Guide to Nature Poems, is now offered annually by John Felstiner, Professor Emeritus, Stanford University and Charles Weeden, The Weeden
Here is what students and teachers need to know:
- Please include in your email your name, school grade, high school with town and state, and name of your English teacher.
For the 2015 Contest, please send submissions between March 1st and May 31st, 2015, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Poems should be submitted in English and in either Microsoft Word or .PDF.
The seven winners of the 2014 ‘SAVE THE EARTH’ POETRY PRIZE are listed above. Please click on their names to read their poems. If you particularly like a poem, please email us at Savetheearthpoems@gmail.com and we'll forward your comments to the poet.