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Previous Submissions

The Griffin Poetry Prize receives hundreds of entries from publishers around the world and the information is available in this database, which is updated in April annually.

Able Muse Press

2020
And After All (USA)
Rhina P. Espaillat
2020
Character Shoes (USA)
Kate Light
2020
Frozen Charlotte (USA)
Susan de Sola
2020
Indigenous (USA)
Jennifer Reeser
2020
Saint Worm (USA)
Hailey Leithauser
2020
The Cupped Field (USA)
Deirdre O’Connor
2020
Time Is Always Now (USA)
Rebecca Starks

Adelaide Books

2020
Butterfly Flutters (USA)
Monica Timbal
2020
False Spring (USA)
Gloria Monaghan
2020
Forgotten Coffee (USA)
Andrea Cladis
2020
Going Home (USA)
Donny Barilla
2020
Growth (USA)
Peter Freeman
2020
Often Fanged Light (USA)
Anca Vlasopolos
2020
On My Period (USA)
Elena Petrovska
2020
Pivot (USA)
Debbie Richard
2020
Purple Dawn (USA)
Edward Bonner
2020
Raw Thoughts (USA)
John Casey
2020
So Clearly Beautiful (USA)
Darren C. Demaree
2020
The Sad Parade (USA)
Philip Wexler
2020
The Tethered Man (USA)
Lazar Sarna
2020
Time is the enemy (USA)
Matt Barker
2020
Unscheduled Flights (USA)
Jeanette L. Millers
2020
Vanish to the Mountain Spring (USA)
Donny Barilla
2020
Willingly (USA)
Marc Frazier
2020
Winter on an Autumn Day (USA)
Donny Barilla

Airlie Press

2020
Savagery (USA)
J. C. Mehta

Alfred A. Knopf

2020 Shortlisted
2020
Days & Days (USA)
Michael Dickman
2020
The Octopus Museum (USA)

Alice James Books

2020
Aviva-No (USA)
Shimon Adaf, Yael Segalovitz
2020
Bicycle in a ransacked city: an elegy (USA)
Andrés Cerpa
2020
Here All Night (USA)
Jill McDonough
2020
Monsters I Have Been (USA)
Kenji C. Liu
2020
Odes to Lithium (USA)
Shira Erlichman
2020
Soft Science (USA)
Franny Choi

Andrews McMeel Publishing

2020
Sparks of Phoenix (USA)
Najwa Zebian

Anvil Press

2020
A Mysterious Humming Noise (Canada)
Howard White
2020
Bounce House (Canada)
Jennica Harper
2020
Float and Scurry (Canada)
Heather Birrell
2020
Motel of the Opposable Thumbs (Canada)
Stuart Ross

Anvil Press/A Feed Dog Book

2020
The Inflatable Life (Canada)
Mark Laba

Arc Publications

2020
A Friable Earth (UK)
Jackie Wills
2020
Maps of Desire (UK)
Anna Crowe, Manuel Forcano
2020
Not On The Side of The Gods (UK)
Anna Crowe
2020
The Caprices (UK)
James Byrne
2020
To The Outermost Stars (UK)
Agnes Scott Langeland, Stein Mehren

ARP Books

2020
Romans/Snowmare (Canada)
Cam Scott

Arsenal Pulp Press

2020
Disintegrate/Dissociate (Canada)
Arielle Twist
2020
Tonguebreaker (Canada)
Leah Lakshmi Pipezna-Samarasinha

At Bay Press

2020
What Fox Knew (Canada)
Mary Barnes

Autumn House Press

2020
Cage of Lit Glass (USA)
Charles Kell
2020
The Last Visit (USA)
Chad Abushanab

Awen Publications

2020
The Mother Country (UK)
Helen Moore

Aztlan Libre Press

2020
The Canción Cannibal Cabaret & Other Songs (USA)
Amalia Leticia Ortiz

Baobab Press

2020
Reckonings (USA)
Ryan Walsh

Barrow Street

2020
Hold Sway (USA)
Sally Ball

Biblioasis

2020
Braille Rainbow (Canada)
Mike Barnes
2020
New Brunswick (Canada)
Shane Neilson

Birds, LLC

2020
While They Sleep (Under the Bed is Another Country) (USA)
Raquel Salas Rivera

BkMk Press

2020
Latter Days of Eve (USA)
Beverly Burch