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2024 Longlist

Amelia M. GlaserUSA and Yuliya IlchukUkraine

A Crash Course in Molotov Cocktails Shortlisted

translated from the Ukrainian written by
Halyna KrukUkraine
Arrowsmith Press, USA

To 2040 Shortlisted

Copper Canyon Press, USA

School of Instructions Shortlisted

Faber & Faber, UK
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, USA

Door Shortlisted

Penguin Books USA, USA

The Lights

Farrar, Straus and Giroux, USA
Granta Poetry, UK
George McWhirterCanada/Northern Ireland

Self-Portrait in the Zone of Silence Winner

translated from the Spanish written by
Homero AridjisMexico
New Directions Publishing, USA

Emerald Wounds: Selected Poems of Joyce Mansour

translated from the French written by
Joyce MansourFrance
City Lights Publishers, USA

To the Letter

translated from the Polish written by
Archipelago Books, USA

And And And

Shearsman Books, UK

2023 Longlist

Tasos Livaditis – Poems, Volume II

translated from the Greek written by
Libros Libertad, Canada

The Threshold Shortlisted

translated from the Arabic written by
Iman MersalEgypt/Canada
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, USA
Sarah Holland-BattAustralia

The Jaguar

University of Queensland Press, Australia

The Hurting Kind Shortlisted

Little, Brown Book Group/Corsair, UK
Susan MusgraveCanada

Exculpatory Lilies Shortlisted

McClelland & Stewart, Canada


Alfred A. Knopf, USA

Best Barbarian Winner

W. W. Norton & Company, USA
Warsan ShireSomali/UK

Bless the Daughter Raised by a Voice in Her Head

Penguin Random House Canada, Canada
Ocean VuongVietnam/USA

Time Is a Mother Shortlisted

Cape Poetry, UK
Penguin Press, USA