The Overleaf Chapbook Manuscript Competition awards contracts to one Canadian and one international poet each year. Winners receive 50 copies of their chapbook as well as publicity and $100.00 to put towards refreshments for a launch party in their home town. Everyone who enters receives a poetry book of their choice from the Leaf Press catalogue (shipping paid). Entry is $25.00 CAN; deadline August 15th, 2015.
Details Here: http://leafpress.ca/
The paintings of Kenjiro Nomura are featured at the Cascadia Art Museum in Edmonds, Washington and a new book by art historian Barbara Johns, Kenjiro Nomura, American Modernist: An Issei Artist’s Journey, is the topic of discussion.