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Submissions for the 2014 Prize are now being accepted. See 2014 Award Guidelines for details.

MARFIELD PRIZE NEWS:

Sherill Tippins Discusses Inside the Dream Palace at the Library of Congress

Interview at Library of Congress

Grace Cavalieri interviews Sherill Tippins at the Library of Congress

Listen to Audio Podcast (28:56 minutes)

“The Poet and the Poem from the Library of Congress” is now celebrating 37 years on air, founded  and still produced by poet Grace Cavalieri.
This  recorded program features a portrait of 2013 Marfield Prize Winner Sherill Tippins as well as selected readings from the winning book Inside the Dream Palace: The Life and Times of New York’s Legendary Chelsea Hotel.

 

 


MORE NEWS…

A Judge’s Notebook, Grace Cavalieri, Danmurano.com, Mar 2014

A New Writing Prize in American Letters, Karren LaLonde Alenier, Scene4 Magazine, Feb 2014

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Monday, December 8th

Scholarship Competition in Architecture Now Open

The Arts Club of Washington sponsors an annual scholarship competition to recognize promising students specializing in a specific art form or medium. In partnership with the Washington, D.C., chapter of the  American Institute of Architects, the 2015 scholarship will be awarded to students in architecture. Students are invited to submit work that investigates and  proposes…

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Monday, November 24th

Arts Club Closed on Friday, November 28th

Dear Friends and Members, The Arts Club will be closed on Friday, November 28th.

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Tuesday, November 18th

Marfield Prize Annual Readers’ Tea Recap

Our ninth annual Marfield Prize competition Readers’ Tea was held on Sunday, November 9, and proved to be an outstanding event!  Club members and friends gathered together to sip tea and champagne while choosing among a wide variety of books to be considered for the 2014 Prize. Over 25 members and friends volunteered to read,…

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