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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.

Borealis Press

2008
Once When I Wasn't Looking (Canada)
Geraldine Ryan-Lush

Breakwater Books

2008
Around the Red Land (Canada)
Larry Small
2008
The Cyclic Variations - and more new poems (Canada)
Alastair MacDonald

Brick Books

2008
All Our Wonder Unavenged (Canada)
Don Domanski
2008
Combustion (Canada)
Lorri Neilsen Glenn
2008
Going Around With Bachelors (Canada)
Agnes Walsh
2008
Thin Moon Psalm (Canada)
Sheri Benning
2008
Torch River (Canada)
Elizabeth Philips
2008
Two Hemispheres (Canada)
Nadine McInnis
2008
Woodshedding (Canada)
S. E. Venart

Brindle & Glass

2008
A Ghost in Waterloo Station (Canada)
Bert Almon
2008
What We're Left With (Canada)
Ben Murray

BuschekBooks

2008
Aide-memoire (Canada)
Ruth Roach Pierson
2008
Love & Tribal Baseball (Canada)
Susan Andrews Grace
2008
Red Bird (Canada)
Ian Roy
2008
Shattered Fanatics (Canada)
A. Mary Murphy

Caitlin Press

2008
All Things Said & Done (Canada)
Marita Dachsel
2008
Finding Ft. George (Canada)
Rob Budde
2008
Soft Geography (Canada)
Gillian Wigmore

CavanKerry Press

2008
Imago (USA)
Joseph O. Legaspi
2008
Surviving Has Made Me Crazy (USA)
Mark Nepo
2008
Through A Gate of Trees (USA)
Susan Jackson
2008
We Aren't Who We Are and this world isn't either (USA)
Christine Korfhage

Chaudiere Books

2008
Everything in Movies (Canada)
Nicholas Lea
2008
Old Winter (Canada)
Anne Le Dressay
2008
The Ottawa City Project (Canada)
Rob McLennan

Coach House Books

2008
Human Resources (Canada)
Rachel Zolf
2008 Shortlisted
2008
Sitcom (Canada)
David McKimpsey
2008
The Work of Days (Canada)
Sarah Lang

Coffee House Press

2008
Broken World (USA)
Joseph Lease
2008
Guests of Space (USA)
Anselm Hollo
2008
How to Be Perfect (USA)
Ron Padgett
2008 Shortlisted
2008
Skirt Full of Black (USA)
Sun Yung Shin
2008
The Marvelous Bones of Time: Excavations and Explanations (USA)
Brenda Coultas
2008
Vertigo (USA)
Martha Ronk

Copper Canyon Press

2008
A Primer on Parallel Lives (USA)
Dan Gerber
2008
A Red Cherry on a White-tiled Floor (USA)
Khaled Mattawa, Maram al-Massri
2008
American Music (USA)
Chris Martin
2008
Mars Being Red (USA)
Marvin Bell
2008
The Butterfly's Burden (USA)
Fady Joudah, Mahmoud Darwish
2008
The Human Line (USA)
Ellen Bass
2008
The Insomniac Liar of Topo (USA)
2008
What's Written on the Body (USA)
Peter Pereira
2008
Wild Tongue (USA)
Rebecca Seifeerle

Coteau Books

2008
The Crooked Good (Canada)
Louise Bernice Halfe
2008
Wolf Tree (Canada)
Alison Calder

Creativity Commons Collective and Press

2008
Uninhabiting the Violence of Silencing: activations of creativity, ethics and resistance (Canada)
Fabiola Bahiy ya Nabil Naguib

Cricket Communications

2008
Diver and Other Poems (Malaysia)
Alina Rastam

Curbstone Press

2008
Donatello's Version (USA)
James Scully
2008
Measured by Stone (USA)
Sam Hamill
2008
Teeth (USA)
Aracelis Girmay

Cyberwit.net

2008
Where the Horizons Converge (India)
Vijaiganga

DC Books/New Writers Series

2008
Radius of Light (Canada)
Joshua Auerbach
2008
Winter Tennis (Canada)
Todd Swift

Dreamcatcher Publishing

2008
Harper's New Clothes (Canada)
Walter J. Belsito

Duke University Press

2008
The Enemy (USA)
Rafael Campo

Editorial Lunes

2008
Undressing the Night (Canada)
Brian Campbell, Francisco Santos