Broadside Lotus Press
Sandra Staton-Taiwo of Montgomery, Alabama, won the 2017 Naomi Long Madgett Poetry Award for her manuscript Broad Sympathies in a Narrow World: The Legacy of W. E. B. DuBois. She will receive $500 and publication of her manuscript by Broadside Lotus Press in Spring 2018. Haki Madhubuti judged. The annual award is given for a poetry collection by an African American poet. As of this writing, the next deadline has not been set.