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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.

Breakwater Books

2009
Feral Domicile (Canada)
Boyd Chubbs

Brick Books

2009
Breaker (Canada)
Sue Sinclair
2009
Cypress (Canada)
Barbara Klar
2009
Daughters of Men (Canada)
Brenda Leifso
2009
Night Work: The Sawchuk Poems (Canada)
Randall Maggs
2009
Noble Gas, Penny Black (Canada)
David O’Meara
2009
Spirit Engine (Canada)
John Donlan
2009
The Luskville Reductions (Canada)
Monty Reid

Broken Jaw Press

2009
The Light That Makes Us Tremble (Canada)
Hugh Hazelton, Nela Rio

BuschekBooks

2009
Aperture (Canada)
Blaine Marchand
2009
Breathe Now (Canada)
Phlip Arima
2009
Kahlo - The World Split Open (Canada)
Linda Frank
2009
The Invisible Poem (Canada)
E. D. Blodgett
2009
Threats of Intimacy (Canada)
Ela Przybylo

Caitlin Press

2009
A Well-Mannered Storm (Canada)
Kate Braid
2009
Lan(d)guage: A Sequence of Poetics (Canada)
Ken Belford

Capilano University Editions

2009
Beautiful Lies (Canada)
Edward Byrne
2009
Counterfeit (Canada)
Christine Leclerc

Carcanet Press

2009
King Driftwood (UK)
Robert Minhinnick

CavanKerry Press

2009
Bear (USA)
Karen Chase
2009
Elegy for the Floater (USA)
Teresa Carson
2009
The Red Canoe: Love in Its Making (USA)
Joan Cusack Handler

Cervena Barva Press

2009
The Season of Love (USA)
Flavia Cosma, Charles Siedlecki, Flavia Cosma

Cheshire County Council

2009
Navigation (UK)
Jo Bell

City Lights Publishers

2009
State of Exile (USA)
Marilyn Buck, Cristina Peri Rossi

Clouds of Magellan Publishing

2009
Now We Are Four (Australia)
Petrina Barson
2009
The Mystery of Rosa Morland (Australia)
Diane Fahey

Coach House Books

2009
Blert (Canada)
Jordan Scott
2009 Shortlisted
2009
Hagiography (Canada)
Jen Currin
2009
The Laundromat Essay (Canada)
Kyle Buckley
2009
Troubled (Canada)
R. M. Vaughan
2009
What Stirs (Canada)
Margaret Christakos

Codhill Press

2009
The Apple in the Monkey Tree (USA)
Rich Murphy

Coffee House Press

2009
Blood Dazzler (USA)
Patricia Smith
2009
Body Clock (USA)
Eleni Sikelianos
2009
Isle of the Signatories (USA)
Marjorie Welish
2009
Jealous Witness (USA)
Andrei Codrescu
2009
Rounding the Human Corners (USA)
Linda Hogan
2009
Saltwater Empire (USA)
Raymond McDaniel
2009
Secret Weapon: The Late Poems of Eugen Jebeleanu (USA)
Matthew Zapruder, Radn Ioanid, Eugen Jebeleanu
2009
The Cosmopolitan (USA)
Donna Stonecipher
2009
The Romance of Happy Workers (USA)
Anne Boyer
2009
The Steel Veil (USA)
Jack Marshall
2009
Things I Must Have Known (USA)
A. B. Spellman

Copper Beech Press

2009
The New Life (USA)
Richard Tillinghast

Copper Canyon Press

2009
A Time in Xanadu (USA)
John Irons, Lars Gustafsson
2009
Human Dark with Sugar (USA)
2009 Winner
2009
Shadow of Sirius (USA)
W. S. Merwin
2009
Twigs & Knucklebones (USA)
Sarah Lindsay

Coteau Books

2009
My Human Comedy (Canada)
Gerald Hill
2009
Prairie Kaddish (Canada)
Isa Milman

Cyberwit.net

2009
Gathering Graces (India)
Floriana Hall
2009
Shrine (India)
Stephen Gill

DC Books

2009
Dead Cars in Managua (Canada)
Stuart Ross
2009
Unisex Love Poems (Canada)
Angela Szczepaniak