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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.

BkMk Press

2016
One Blackbird at a Time (USA)
Wendy Barker
2016
Quiet City (USA)
Susan Aizenberg

Black Lawrence Press

2016
Gog (USA)
Brandi George

Black Moss Press

2016
Code Orange (Canada)
Karen Mulhallen
2016
Learning to Settle Down (Canada)
Chad Norman
2016
Seven Nights With The Chinese Zodiac (Canada)
Anna Yin
2016
The Full Measure (Canada)
John B. Lee
2016
The Madness of Planets (Canada)
Bruce Meyer
2016
Tidings (Canada)
Don Gutteridge
2016
Touch the Darkness (Canada)
Marty Gervais
2016
When the Colours Run (Canada)
Lisa Shatzky

BlazeVOX [books]

2016
Those Godawful Streets of Man (USA)
Stephen Bett

Bloodaxe Books

2016
Alive Alive O (UK)
Greta Stoddart
2016
Considering the Women (UK)
Choman Hardi
2016
Geis (UK)
Catriona O’Reilly
2016
Inquisition Lane (UK)
Matthew Sweeney
2016
Jutland (UK)
Selima Hill
2016
Love Songs of Carbon (UK)
Philip Gross
2016
Maninbo: Peace & War (UK)
Brother Anthony of Taize, Lee Sang-Wha, Ko Un
2016
Not In This World (UK)
Tracey Herd
2016
One Evening In October I Rowed Out On The Lake (UK)
David McDuff, Tua Forsstrom
2016
Salamander Sun & Other Poems (UK)
David McDuff, Pia Tafdrup
2016
The Land Ballot (UK)
Fleur Adcock
2016
The Wilderness Party (UK)
A. B. Jackson

Bloof Books

2016
Days of Shame & Failure (USA)
Jennifer L. Knox

Bloomsbury Publishing

2016
The Hollow of the Hand (UK)
P. J. Harvey

BOA Editions

2016
Fanny Says (USA)
Nickole Brown
2016
Testament: A Poem (USA)
G. C. Waldrep
2016
You Who Cross My Path (USA)
Tsipi Keller, Erez Bitton

Book*hug Press

2016
A More Perfect [ (Canada)
Jimmy McInnes
2016
A Spectacular Influence (Chantal Neveu) (Canada)
Nathana
2016
Book of Knots (Canada)
Jay Gamble
2016
Emanations: fluttertongue 6 (Canada)
Steven Ross Smith
2016
Endangered Hydrocarbons (Canada)
Lesley Battler
2016
Huckleberry Finn (Canada)
Elisabet Ràfols, Ona Bantjes-Ràfols, Martí Sales
2016
Merz Structure No. 2 Burnt by Children at Play (Canada)
Jake Kennedy
2016
Myrmurs: An Exploded Sestina (Canada)
Shannon Maguire
2016
No Work Finished Here: Rewriting Andy Warhol (Canada)
Liz Worth
2016
the pet radish, shrunken (Canada)
Pearl Pirie
2016
The Relativistic Empire (Canada)
Samuel Andreyev
2016
Their Biography: an organism of relationships (Canada)
Kevin McPherson Eckhoff

Borealis Press

2016
All the Lovely Broken People (Canada)
Marsha Barber

Brick Books

2016
Careen (Canada)
Carolyn Smart
2016 Shortlisted
2016
Karyotype (Canada)
Kim Trainor
2016
Monologue Dogs (Canada)
M. Cook
2016
Roaming Charges (Canada)
Antony Di Nardo
2016
The Banquet of Donny & Ari: Scenes from the Opera (Canada)
Naomi Guttman
2016
This World We Invented (Canada)
Carolyn Marie Souaid

Broadstone Books

2016
To Banquet with the Ethiopians: A Memoir of Life before the Alphabet (USA)
Philip Brady

BuschekBooks

2016
Delirium for Solo Harp (Canada)
Nadine McInnis

Caitlin Press

2016
Average Height of Flight (Canada)
Beth Kope
2016
For Your Own Good (Canada)
Leah Horlick
2016
He Leaves His Face in the Funeral Car (Canada)
Par
2016
Skeena (Canada)
Sarah de Leeuw

Camden House

2016
New Poems (USA)
Len Krisak, Rainer Maria Rilke

Canongate Books

2016
The Sick Bag Song (UK)
Nick Cave

Carcanet Press

2016
Careful What You Wish For (UK)
Peter Sansom
2016
Poppies in Translation (UK)
Sujata Ghatt
2016
Portraits (UK)
Elaine Feinstein
2016
Steep Tea (UK)
Jee Leong Koh
2016
The World Before Snow (UK)
Tim Liardet

CavanKerry Press

2016
Esther (USA)
Pam Bernard
2016
Love's Labors (USA)
Brent Newsom
2016
Only So Far (USA)
Robert Cording
2016
Places I Was Dreaming (USA)
Loren Graham
2016
The Baby Book (USA)
Robin Silbergleid
2016
Unidentifying Sighing Objects (USA)
Baron Wormser

Center For Literary Publishing at CSU

2016
The Business (USA)
Stephanie Lenox

Cervena Barva Press

2016
Becoming an Ancestor: Poems (USA)
Lucille Lang Day