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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.

Faber & Faber

2005
Blinking with Fists (USA)
Billy Corgan
2005
Cursing Bagels (UK)
Alfred Brendel
2005 Winner
2005
The Road to Inver (UK)
Tom Paulin

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

2005
Antigone (USA)
Seamus Heaney, Sophocles’
2005
Buffalo Yoga (USA)
2005
Inner Voices (USA)
Richard Howard
2005
Music and Suicide (USA)
Jeff Clark
2005
Sonnets To Orpheus (USA)
Edward Snow, Rainer Maria Bilke
2005
Streets in their Own Ink (USA)
Stuart Dybek
2005
Taboo (USA)
Yusef Komunyakka
2005
The Poetry of Petrarch (USA)
David Young, Francesco Petrarca
2005
The Prodigal (USA)
Derek Walcott
2005
The Rest of Love (USA)
2005
The Unsubscriber (USA)
Bill Knott

Fazieesons (Private) Limited

2005
Between You and Your Love (Pakistan)
Harris Khalique

Fitzhenry & Whiteside

2005
Blue Iris (Canada)
Mary Oliver
2005
Insects (Canada)
Iain Deans
2005
Why I Wake Early (Canada)
Mary Oliver

Five Islands Press

2005
Calico Ceilings: The Women of Eureka (Australia)
Susan Kruss

Flood Editions

2005
Pastorelles (USA)
John Taggart

Frontenac House

2005
Angel Blood: The Tess Poems (Canada)
Kevin Irie
2005
Death Day Erection (Canada)
J. Fisher
2005
Optics (Canada)
Bob Stallworthy
2005
Weave (Canada)
Lisa Pasold

Gaspereau Press

2005
Gabriel's Wing (Canada)
Allan Cooper
2005
Spine (Canada)
K. I. Press
2005
The Year One (Canada)
David Helwig
2005
With English Subtitles (Canada)
Carmine Starnino

Ginninderra Press

2005
Parker & Quink (Australia)
Jennifer Compton

Gloucester Spoken Art

2005
Tewa: Selected Poems (Canada)
Asoka Weerasingh

Goose Lane Editions

2005
Skaldance (Canada)
Gary Geddes
2005
The Drunken Lovely Bird (Canada)
Sue Sinclair
2005
These Fields Were Rivers (Canada)
Brent MacLaine
2005
What You Used to Wear (Canada)
Charmaine Cadeau

Graywolf Press

2005
A Table of Content (USA)
Dorothea Tanning
2005
Cocktails (USA)
D. A. Powell
2005
Don't Let Me B Lonely (USA)
Claudia Rankine
2005 Shortlisted
2005
Sad Little Breathing Machine (USA)
Matthea Harvey
2005
The Descent (USA)
Sophie Cabot Black
2005
The Long Meadow (USA)
Vijay Seshadri
2005
Voluntary Servitude (USA)
Mark Wunderlich

Grove/Atlantic

2005
March Book (USA)
Jesse Ball
2005
The Eye Like a Strange Balloon (USA)
Mary Jo Bang

Hagios Press

2005
Somewhere, A Fire (Canada)
Donna Kane
2005
Stone Baby (Canada)
Dolores Reimer
2005
Under a Small Moon: Poems New and Selected (Canada)
Garry Radison
2005
Venus Rising (Canada)
Laura Burkhart

Hanging Loose Press

2005
Devoured By The Moon (USA)
Steven J. Stewart, Rafael Perez Estrada
2005
The Way They Say Hes Here (USA)
Jacqueline Lyons
2005
When The Body Says It's Leaving (USA)
Pansy Maurer-Alvarez

Harbour Publishing

2005
Go Leaving Strange (Canada)
Patrick Lane
2005
Haunted Hills and Hanging Valleys: Selected Poems 1969-2004 (Canada)
Peter Trower

Harbour/Northbound Press

2005
Wood Spoken: New and Selected Poems (Canada)
Erling Friis-Baastad

Harcourt

2005
A Companion For Owls (USA)
Maurice Manning
2005
Collected Poems: 1943-2004 (USA)
Richard Wilbur
2005
Crossing the Equator (USA)
Nicholas Christopher
2005
Living in the Past (USA)
Philip Schultz

HarperCollins/Ecco

2005
Pax Atomica (USA)
Campbell McGrath

HarperCollins/Rayo

2005
On the Blue Shore of Silence (USA)
Alastair Reid, Pablo Neruda