Glendale officials are seeking submissions for a poetry contest connected to the annual Man’s Inhumanity to Man weeklong event.

Submitted poetry should focus on the strength of the human spirit when facing oppression.

The contest is open to Glendale students, residents or those who work in the city. Winners will read their poetry at 6 p.m. on April 22 in the Parcher Plaza at City Hall, 613 E. Broadway.

Entries must be typed and double spaced and should be no longer than two pages. Applicants should include name, school/work, street and email address, and phone number with submission. Poetry must be submitted by 5 p.m. on Friday to dbell@glendaleca.gov.

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