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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.

Beacon Press

2017
Scriptorium (USA)
Melissa Range

Beijing United Publishing Co. Ltd.

2017
Never Will We Meet Again (China)
Zhu Qinzhe, Feng Weijie

Bengal Lights Books

2017
Across Oceans (Bangladesh)
Sayeeda T. Ahmad

Biblioasis

2017
Let the Empire Down (Canada)
Alexandra Oliver
2017
Metanoia (Canada)
Sharon McCartney
2017
Octopus (Canada)
Patrick Warner
2017
Short Takes on the Apocalypse (Canada)
Patricia Young

BkMk Press

2017
The Red Hijab (USA)
Bonnie Bolling

Black Moss Press

2017
How We Fare (Canada)
Mary Ann Mulhern
2017
I'll Be There Soon (Canada)
John Wing Jr.
2017
Look At Her (Canada)
Vanessa Shields
2017
Small Acts (Canada)
Bernice Lever
2017
The Blue Flow Below (Canada)
Don Gutteridge
2017
Two Maps of Emery (Canada)
Lawrence Hutchman

Black Widow Press

2017
Soraya (USA)
Anis Shivani

BlazeVOX [books]

2017
Un/Wired (USA)
Stephen Bett

Bloodaxe Books

2017
A Monkey at the Window (UK)
Sarah Maguire, Mark Ford, Al-Saddiq Al-Raddi
2017
Chan (UK)
Hannah Lowe
2017
Love is a Place (UK)
Anna Crowe, Joan Margarit
2017
Meanwhile, Trees (UK)
Mark Waldron
2017
Playing the Ghost of Maimonides (UK)
John Agard
2017
Slakki: New and Neglected Poems (UK)
Roy Fisher
2017
The Dog of Memory (UK)
Helen Farish
2017
The Magnitude of My Sublime Existence (UK)
Selima Hill
2017
The Months (UK)
2017
The Silvering (UK)
Maura Dooley

BOA Editions

2017
Celestial Joyride (USA)
Michael Waters

Book*hug Press

2017
Buoyancy (Canada)
Adrienne Gruber
2017
Conjugation (Canada)
2017
How To Draw a Rhinoceros (Canada)
Kate Sutherland
2017
Lost Originals (Canada)
David B. Goldstein
2017
My Dinosaur (Canada)
Erín Moure, Francois Turcot
2017
Operations (Canada)
Moez Surani
2017 Shortlisted
2017
Waiting Room (Canada)
Jennifer Zilm

Brick Books

2017
Apres Satie - For Two and Four Hands (Canada)
Dean Steadman
2017
Disturbing the Buddha (Canada)
Barry Dempster
2017
Heaven's Thieves (Canada)
Sue Sinclair
2017
Meditatio Placentae (Canada)
Monty Reid
2017
Selah (Canada)
Nora Gould
2017
Stomata (Canada)
Genevieve Lehr
2017
Tell Them It Was Mozart (Canada)
Angeline Schellenberg

C & R Press

2017
Free Boat (USA)
John Reed

Caitlin Press

2017
Acquired Community (Canada)
Jane Byers
2017
Eating Matters (Canada)
Kara-lee MacDonald
2017
The Dirty Knees of Prayer (Canada)
Timothy Shay

Canadian Academy in Rome

2017
Behind the First One (Canada)
Samantha Willman

Canongate Books

2017
Gold from the Stone (UK)
Lemn Sissay
2017
Undying (UK)
Michel Faber

Carcanet Press

2017
Beyond the Barbed Wire (UK)
Andre Naffis-Sahely, Abdellatif Laabi
2017
Dirt (UK)
Billy Letford
2017
Dog Star Notations (UK)
Bill Coyle, Hakan Sandell
2017
Herne The Hunter (UK)
Peter McDonald
2017
Holy Toledo! (UK)
John Clegg
2017
Measures of Expatriation (UK)
Vahni Capildeo
2017
Muddy River (UK)
J. Kates, Sergey Stratanovsky
2017
Number Poems (UK)
Matthew Welton
2017
Pandemonium (UK)
Thomas McCarthy
2017
Playing the Octopus (UK)
Mary O’Malley
2017
Poems without Irony (UK)
Alex Wong
2017
Quenettes (UK)
Philip Terry
2017
Serengeti Songs (UK)
Chris McCully
2017
Several Deer (UK)
Adam Crothers
2017
Skies (UK)
Alison Brackenbury
2017
Spills (UK)
Angela Leighton
2017
The Alexandra Sequence (UK)
John Redmond
2017
The Met Office Advises Caution (UK)
Rebecca Watts
2017
The Occupant (UK)
Jane Draycott
2017
Through (UK)
David Herd
2017
What Must Happen (UK)
Jeffrey Wainwright
2017
Winter Migrants (UK)
Tom Pickard

Carnegie Mellon University Press

2017
Adult Swim (USA)
Heather Hartley

CavanKerry Press

2017
Jesus Was a Homeboy (USA)
Kevin Carey
2017
Letters from Limbo (USA)
Jeanne Marie Beaumont

CB Editions

2017
Hunting the Boar (UK)
Beverley Bie Brahic
2017
The Further Adventures of the Lives of the Saints (UK)
Patrick Mackie