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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.

Agape Editions

2018
Historians of Redundant Moments (USA)
Nandini Dhar

Agenda Poetry

2018
Letting Go (UK)
Josephine Balmer
2013
Rodin's Shadow (UK)
Patricia McCarthy

Agio Publishing House/New Pen League

2013
So That Poem Remains (Canada)
Ghada Alatrash, Youssef Abdul Samad

Ahadada Books

2010
Prolog Pages (Canada)
Donald Wellman

Ahsahta Press

2018
The End of Something (USA)
Kate Greenstreet
2017
After We All Died (USA)
Allison Cobb
2006
Fence Above the Sea (USA)
Brigitte Byrd
2006
Oriflamme (USA)
Sandra Miller
2006
The Violence (USA)
Ethan Paquin

Airlie Press

2021
Again (USA)
Jennifer Perrine
2021
Learning to Love a Western Sky (USA)
Amelia Diaz Ettinger
2021
The Animal at Your Side (USA)
Megan Alpert
2020
Savagery (USA)
J. C. Mehta
2018
Born (USA)
Jon Boisvert
2018
Riddle Fish Hook Thorn Key (USA)
Kelly Terwilliger
2017
The Catalog of Broken Things (USA)
A. Molotkov
2017
Wish Meal (USA)
Tim Whitsel

Akashic Books

2016
Nine Coins (USA)
Hilary Vaughn Dobel, Carlos Pintado
2016
Providential (USA)
Colin Channer

Akashic Books/Black Goat

2008
Auto Mechanic's Daughter (USA)
Karen Harryman
2008
eel on reef (USA)
Uche Nduka
2008
Gomer's Song (USA)
Kwame Dawes

Akron Series in Poetry

2004
Delicate Bait (USA)
Roger Mitchell

Alba Publishing

2019
The Loneliness of the Sasquatch (UK)
Amanda Bell, Gabriel Rosenstock

Albion-Andalus Inc.

2014
From the Dream (USA)
Carol Rose

Aldrich Press

2014
The Underside of Light (USA)
Wayne Lee

Aldrich Press/Kelsay Books

2014
Fallow Field (USA)
Scott Edward Anderson
2014
Gods of Waer and Air (USA)
Rachel Dacus

Aleph BookCompany

2015
Escape Artist (India)
Sridala Swami

Alfred A. Knopf

2021
Asylum: A personal, historical, natural inquiry in 103 lyric sections (USA)
Jill Bialosky
2021
Ledger (USA)
Jane Hirshfield
2021
On the Way Out, Turn off the Light (USA)
Marge Piercy
2021
Stranger By Night (USA)
Edward Hirsch
2021
The Math Campers (USA)
Dan Chiasson
2021
What He Did in Solitary (USA)
Amit Majmudar
2020 Shortlisted
2020
Days & Days (USA)
Michael Dickman
2020
The Octopus Museum (USA)
2017
Float (USA)
2017
Odes (USA)
2016
Elegy for a Broken Machine (USA)
Patrick Phillips
2016
Made in Detroit (USA)
Marge Piercy
2016
The Beauty (USA)
Jane Hirshfield
2016
The Players (USA)
Jill Bialosky
2016
Voyage of the Sable Venus (USA)
Robin Coste Lewis
2015
Gabriel (USA)
Edward Hirsch
2012
Ardency (USA)
Kevin Young
2012
Come, Thief (USA)
Jane Hirshfield
2012
Coral Road Poems (USA)
Garrett Hongo
2012
I Love a Broad Margin to My Live (USA)
Maxine Hong Kingston
2012
Kindertotenwald (USA)
Franz Wright
2011
If There is Something to Desire (USA)
Steven Seymour, Vera Pavlova
2011
The Ada Poems (USA)
Cynthia Zarin
2010
Easy (USA)
Marie Ponsot
2010
News of the World (USA)
Philip Levine
2010
The Dance Most of All (USA)
Jack Gilbert
2010
They Carry a Promise (USA)
Ewa Hryniewicz-Yarbrough, Janusz Szuber
2010
Wheeling Motel (USA)
Franz Wright
2009
Dear Darkness (USA)
Kevin Young
2009
In Praise of the Unfinished (USA)
John Carpenter, Bogdana, Julia Hartwig
2009
One Secret Thing (USA)
2009
Special Orders (USA)
Edward Hirsch
2008
For the Confederate Dead (USA)
Kevin Young
2008
New Selected Poems (USA)
Mark Strand
2007
Black Lab (USA)
David Young
2007
Curves and Angles (USA)
Brad Leithauser
2007
Man and Camel (USA)
Mark Strand
2007
Sono (USA)
Sarah Arvio
2007
The Crooked Inheritance (USA)
Marge Piercy
2006
Black Maria (USA)
Kevin Young
2006
Decreation (USA)
2006
Decreation (Canada)
2006
Natural History (USA)
Dan Chiaason
2006
Refusing Heaven (USA)
Jack Gilbert
2005
Breath (USA)
Philip Levine
2005
Brother Fire (USA)
W. S. Di Piero
2005
Strike Sparks: Selected Poems 1980-2002 (USA)
2005
Trapeze (USA)
Deborah Digges
2005
Trouble in Mind (USA)
Lucie Brock-Broido
2005
Uproar (USA)
Brooks Haxton
2004
Collected Later Poems (USA)
Anthony Hecht
2004
Colors Passing Through Time (USA)
Marge Piercy
2004
Drift (USA)
Mary Kinzie
2004
Lay Back the Darkness (USA)
Edward Hirsh
2004
Open Shutters (USA)
Mary Jo Salter
2004
Picture Window (USA)
John Hollander
2004
Selected Poems (USA)
Mona Van Duyn
2004
Springing (USA)
Marie Ponsot
2003
If Not Winter: Fragments of Sappho (USA)
2002
subterranean (USA)
Jill Bialosky
2001
Breathing Room (USA)
Peter Davison
2001 Winner
2001
New Addresses (USA)
Kenneth Koch

Alhambra Publishing

2018
Italian Window (Belgium)
Adrian A. Husain

Alice James Books

2021
Arrow (USA)
Sumita Chakraborty
2021
Hot with the Bad Things (USA)
Lucia LoTempio
2021
Inheritance (USA)
Taylor Johnson
2021
Little Envelope of Earth Conditions (USA)
Cori A. Winrock
2021
Neck of the Woods (USA)
Amy Woolard
2021
The Voice of Sheila Chandra (USA)
Kazim Ali
2021
Witch (USA)
Philip Matthews
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
2019
Anaphora (USA)
Kevin Goodan
2019
Ghost, like a Place (USA)
Iain Haley Pollock
2019
Isako Isako (USA)
Mia Ayumi Malhotra
2019
Of Marriage (USA)
Nicole Cooley
2019
pray me stay eager (USA)
Ellen Dore Watson
2019
The English Boat (USA)
Donald Revell
2019
We, the Almighty Fires (USA)
Anna Rose Welch
2018
Calling a Wolf a Wolf (USA)
Kaveh Akbar
2018
Daylily Called It A Dangerous Moment (USA)
Alessandra Lynch
2018
Madwoman (USA)
Shara McCallum
2018
Reaper (USA)
Jill McDonough
2018
Some Say the Lark (USA)
Jennifer Chang
2018
Surgical Wing (USA)
Kristin Robertson
2018
The Blessing of Dark Water (USA)
Elizabeth Lyons
2017
Contradictions in the Design (USA)
Matthew Olzmann
2017
Driving Without a License (USA)
Janine Joseph
2017
House of Water (USA)
Matthew Nienow
2017
play dead (USA)
Francine J. Harris
2017
The Big Book of Exit Strategies (USA)
Jamaal May
2017
Thief in the Interior (USA)
Phillip B. Williams
2017 Shortlisted
2016
Drought-AdaptedVine (USA)
Donald Revell
2016
O'Nights (USA)
Cecily Parks
2016
Refuge/es (USA)
Michael Broek
2016
Sand Opera (USA)
Philip Metres
2016
Second Empire (USA)
Richie Hofmann
2016
Yearling (USA)
Lo Kwa Mei-en
2015
Devil, Dear (USA)
Mary Ann McFadden
2015
Money Money Money|Water Water Water (USA)
2015
Orphan (USA)
Jan Heller Levi
2014
Black Crow Dress (USA)
Roxane Beth Johnson
2014
Hum (USA)
Jamaal May
2014
Mezzanines (USA)
Matthew Olzmann
2014
Obscenely Yours (USA)
Angelo Nikolopoulos
2014
Viral (USA)
Suzanne Parker
2014
We Come Elemental (USA)
Tamiko Beyer
2013
Dark Elderberry Branch: Poems of Marina Tsvetaeva (USA)
Ilya Kaminsky, Jean Valentine, Marina Tsvetaeva
2013
me and Nina (USA)
Monica A. Hand
2013
Murder Ballad (USA)
Jane Springer
2013
Tantivy (USA)
Donald Revell
2013
Western Practice (USA)
Stephen Motika
2012
Hagar Before the Occupation Hagar Afater the Occupation (USA)
Rebecca Gayle Howell, Husam Qaisi, Amal al-Jubouri
2012
Heart First into the Forest (USA)
Stacy Gnall
2012
lie down too (USA)
Lesle Lewis
2012
Panic (USA)
Laura McCullough
2012
Pier (USA)
Janine Oshiro
2012
This Strange Land (USA)
Shara McCallum
2011
Father Dirt (USA)
Mihaela Moscaliuc
2011
Milk Dress (USA)
Nicole Cooley
2011
Parable of Hide and Seek (USA)
Chad Sweeney
2011
Phantom Noise (USA)
Brian Turner
2010
Rough Cradle (USA)
Betsy Sholl
2010
The Bitter Withy (USA)
Donald Revell
2009
King Baby (USA)
Lia Purpura
2009
The Temple Gate Called Beautiful (USA)
2009
The Usable Field (USA)
2008
A Thief of Strings (USA)
Donald Revell
2008
The Glass Age (USA)
Cole Swensen
2007
Forth A Raven (USA)
Christina Davis
2007
Landscapes I & II (USA)
Lesle Lewis
2007
Ruin (USA)
Cynthia Cruz
2007
The Case Against Happiness (USA)
Jean-Paul Pecqueur
2007
The Pitch (USA)
Thomas Thompson
2006
Gloryland (USA)
Anne Marie Macari
2006
Pennyweight Windows: New & Selected Poems (USA)
Donald Revell
2005
Goest (USA)
Cole Swensen
2005
Night of a Thousand Blossoms (USA)
Frank X. Gaspar
2004
My Mojave (USA)
Donald Revell
2004
The Wind, Master Cherry, The Wind (USA)
Larissa Szporluk
2003
An Ordinary Day (USA)
Keith Waldrop, Xue Di
2003
Sea Gate (USA)
Jocelyn Emerson

Alien Buddha Press

2018
Psalms of a Romantic Poet (USA)
Gideon Cecil

Allen & Unwin

2012
Interferon Psalms (Australia)
Luke Davies
2005
Totem (Australia)
Luke Davies
2004
One Night (Australia)
Margaret Wild

Almost Island Books

2014
Magadh (India)
Rahul Soni, Srikant Verma