Ohio Poetry Day - Heidelberg University Recognized Poets and Poems

Aug 23, 2012

Ohio Poetry Day is an annual event which promotes and celebrates poetry. Yearly poets from the Heidelberg University community—students, administrators and faculty—submit entries to the series of thirty or so contests which reflect a wide range of themes and forms. This year Heidelberg poets have distinguished themselves as demonstrated by the poets titles and prizes noted below. Check more Heidelberg Poetry.

  1. OPD Special Award
    Amanda Stovicek, Alumna '12,
    Honorable Mention for "Sweet Rot"

    Matt Echelberry, Alumnus '12
    Honorable Mention for "Feeding Desire"

  2. Crème de la Crème
    Bill Reyer, Professor of English
    First Prize for "Quotidian"

  3. And to the Republic for Which It Stands
    Bill Reyer, Professor of English
    Second Prize for "In Atlanta"

    John Bing. Professor of Political Science
    Honorable Mention for "Dawn at the Eastern Post"

  4. Observing Nature, Discovering Meaning
    John Bing Professor of Political Science
    Honorable Mention for "We Flex Our Talons"

    Amanda Stovicek, Alumna '12,
    Honorable Mention for "What Phil Found in His Shadow"

  5. In Memory of Mary Virginia Bramkamp
    John Bing Professor of Political Science
    Third Prize for "Eating Out with my Mother"

  6. Love of Life
    Bill Reyer, Professor of English
    Honorable Mention for "Mosquito"

  7. Hidden Gifts
    Amanda Stovicek, Alumna '12,
    Third Prize for "Pine Cone"

  8. Flower/Flowering
    Bill Reyer, Professor of English
    Second Prize for "The Visit"

  9. In Memory of Helen Gehman
    Amanda Stovicek, Alumna '12
    First Prize for "The Solo"

    John Bing. Professor of Political Science
    Honorable Mention for "What We Can Not Master"

  10. Heidi Knecht Memorial
    Bill Reyer, Professor of English
    Honorable Mention for "In Kamakura"

    Amanda Stovicek, Alumna '12,
    Honorable Mention for "Rapunzel, or Rampion"