Europa in versi (“Europe in Verses”)


The International Poetry Festival Europa in Versi, in collaboration with La Casa della Poesia in Como (The Como House of Poetry) launches the 7th edition of the INTERNATIONAL PRIZE OF POETRY AND FICTION EUROPE IN VERSE AND PROSE.

As usual, the Prize aims to scout new talents or talents who deserve greater visibility on our social channels and on the websites and
Absolute winners of both published Poetry and published Fiction will receive a prize of 500.00 Euros.

For all sections dedicated to unpublished texts, the winner of each section will have the opportunity to publish it free of charge with I Quaderni del Bardo editions by Stefano Donno.

The Prize falls into 6 sections:

  • Unpublished poetry
  • Published poetry
  • Unpublished dialect poetry
  • Unpublished fiction
  • Published fiction
  • Unpublished young poetry and fiction

The Prize is open to Italian and foreign authors who have turned 18 when enrolling in the competition.
Works must be sent in by 30th April 2022.

Public reading of works
Within the context of the International Festival Europa in versi 2022, all prize-winning authors (absolute winners and finalists of each section) will have the opportunity to read their texts side by side with the international poets taking part in the festival. Poets will read one poem, while writers will read two pages from their work.

Further information:
The Como House of Poetry
phone+39 3440309088