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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.

Autumn House Press

2021
Grimoire (USA)
Cherene Sherrard
2021
The Gutter Spread Guide to Prayer (USA)
Eric Tran
2021
Voice Message (USA)
Katherine Barrett Swett

Aztlan Libre Press

2021
Pandemia & Other Poems (USA)
Edward Vidaurre

Bad Betty Press Limited

2021
Animal Experiments (UK)
Anja Konig

Beacon Press

2021
An Incomplete List of Names (USA)
Michael Torres

Biblioasis

2021
Forgotten Work (Canada)
Jason Guriel
2021
Gardens of the Interregnum (Canada)
Norm Sibum

BkMk Press

2021
Altar for Broken Things (USA)
Deborah Miranda
2021
Can You Smell the Rain? (USA)
Patricia Cleary Miller
2021
Dark Braid (USA)
Dara Yen Elerath
2021
Mozart's Pigtail (USA)
Roderick Townley

Black Dog & One Eyed Press

2021
Shredding Plywood (Canada)
Richard Dittami

Black Lawrence Press

2021
(CREATURE SOUNDS FADE) (USA)
Shanna Compton
2021
Seahorses (USA)
Abayomi Animashaun
2021
sick (USA)
Jody Chan
2021
Tether (USA)
Lisa Fay Coutley
2021
Women In The Waiting Room (USA)
Kirun Kapur

Black Moss Press

2021
A Thousand Ways to Kiss the Earth (Canada)
Lisa Shatzky
2021
Prompted by Happiness (Canada)
Elizabeth Zetlin
2021
so am i (Canada)
Samantha Badaoa
2021
suck & spit (Canada)
Laurie Smith
2021
The Midnight Moon Sings of Murder (Canada)
Mary Ann Mulhern
2021
The Way History Dries (Canada)
Keith Inman
2021
The Yellow House (Canada)
Paulette Rivait
2021
Tùkhòne: Where the River Narrows and Shores Bend (Canada)
D. A. Lockhart

Black Ocean

2021
Sense Violence (USA)
Johannes Göransson, Helena Boberg

Black Spruce Press

2021
Black Ice (USA)
Kerry Shawn Keys

Black Widow Press/Commonwealth Books

2021
A Flea The Size of Paris (USA)
Ted Byrne, Donato Mancini, Anonymous

Bloodaxe Books

2021
Belongings (UK)
David Constantine
2021
Between the Islands (UK)
Philip Gross
2021
Chameleon (UK)
David Colmer, Charlotte Van den Broeck
2021
Ledger (UK)
Jane Hirshfield
2021
Magnum Mysterium (UK)
Julie O’Callaghan
2021
Passport to Here and There (UK)
Grace Nichols
2021
Return by Minor Road (UK)
Heidi Williamson
2021
The Wreck of the Fathership (UK)
W. N. Herbert
2021
Tiger Girl (UK)
Pascale Petit
2021
Where Now Begins (UK)
Kerry Hardie

BOA Editions

2021
Year of the Dog (USA)
Deborah Paredez

Book*hug Press

2021
Beloved Revolutionary Sweetheart (Canada)
Beatriz Hausner
2021
day/break (Canada)
Gwen Benaway
2021
Nought (Canada)
Julie Joosten
2021
Propositions and Prayers (Canada)
Lise Downe
2021
Spawn (Canada)
Kristen Renee Miller, Marie-Andrée Gill
2021
The Bones Are There (Canada)
Kate Sutherland
2021
This Radiant Life (Canada)
Erín Moure, Chantal Neveu
2021
Where Things Touch: A Meditation on Beauty (Canada)
Bahar Orang
2021
Without Ceremony (Canada)
Angela Carr

Bordighera Press

2021
And Not to Break (USA)
Janet Sylvester

Bottle of Smoke Press

2021
Cool & Other Poems (USA)
Gerard Malanga

Breakwater Books

2021
Approaching Fire (Canada)
Michelle Porter
2021
Narrow Cradle (Canada)
Wade Kearley

Brick Books

2021
Accretion (Canada)
Irfan Ali
2021
Bones (Canada)
Tyler Pennock
2021
Glass Float (Canada)
2021
I Am the Big Heart (Canada)
Sarah Venart
2021
If You Discover a Fire (Canada)
Shaun Robinson
2021
The Cyborg Anthology (Canada)
Lindsay B-e
2021
The Knowing Animals (Canada)
Emily Skov-Nielsen

Brick Mantel Books/Pen & Publish Inc.

2021
Bad Indian: Poems (USA)
J. C. Mehta