Deadline: October 1

Keep St Pete Lit and Friends of the Jack Kerouac House are collaborating on a Beat Poetry Contest, in honor of the 5th anniversary of the very first Keep St. Pete Lit event – a launch party of a city-wide reading of Jack Kerouac‘s On the Road.

The top five winners will read their work at Kerouac Night on October 20 at Flamingo Sports Bar.

The $15 entry fee goes to support both organizations.

An online entry form is available at One poem per entry. No more than three poems accepted per person.

Poster artwork by James Hartzell.