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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.

Coach House Books

2020
The National Gallery (Canada)
Jonathan Ball
2020
This is the Emergency Present (Canada)
Vincent Pagé
2020
Unsun (Canada)
Andrew Zawacki
2020
Vulgar Mechanics (Canada)
K. B. Thors

Coffee House Press

2020
Big Cabin (USA)
Ron Padgett
2020
Exiles of Eden (USA)
Ladan Osman
2020
Mitochondrial Night (USA)
Ed Bok Lee
2020
Safe Houses I Have Known (USA)
Steve Healey
2020
The Intangibles (USA)
2020
Without Protection (USA)
Gala Mukomolova

Copper Canyon Press

2020
Dissolve (USA)
Sherwin Bitsui
2020
Empires (USA)
John Balaban
2020
Everything That Rises (USA)
Joseph Stroud
2020
Father's Day (USA)
Matthew Zapruder
2020
Fieldnotes on Ordinary Love (USA)
Keith S. Wilson
2020
Hold (USA)
Bob Hicok
2020
Library of Small Catastrophes (USA)
Alison C. Rollins
2020 Shortlisted
2020
Nightingale (USA)
Paisley Rekdal
2020
Railsplitter (USA)
Maurice Manning
2020
Sight Lines (USA)
Arthur Sze
2020
Soft Targets (USA)
Deborah Landau
2020
Solar Perplexus (USA)
2020
The Anti-Grief (USA)
Marianne Boruch
2020
The Hardy Tree (USA)
Linda Bierds
2020
Tradition, The (USA)
Jericho Brown
2020
Written in Exile: The Poems of Liu Tsung-yuan (USA)
Red Pine (Bill Porfer), Liu Tsung-yuan

Cormorant Books

2020
The Gods of East Wawanosh (Canada)
Marilyn Gear Pilling
2020
We Were Like Everyone Else (Canada)
Ken Victor

Cornerstone Press/Portage Poetry

2020
The Almost-Children (USA)
Cassondra Windwalker

Crisadi

2020
Swan Country (Canada)
Emilie Sion

Criterion Books

2020
The Cylburn Touch-Me-Nots (USA)
Ned Balbo

Dagger Editions/Caitlin Press

2020
Odes & Laments (Canada)
Fiona Tinwei Lam
2020
On/Me (Canada)
Francine Cunningham
2020
Winter's Cold Girls (Canada)
Lisa Baird

Dedalus Press

2020
Stone Girl (Ireland)
Mary Noonan
2020
Then Again (Ireland)
Pat Boran

Deep Vellum

2020
Dictionary of Midnight (USA)
Alana Marie Levinson-LaBrosse, Abdulla Pashew

Diode Editions

2020
American Samizdat (USA)
Jehanne Dubrow
2020
Fealty (USA)
Ricky Ray
2020
We Call Them Beautiful (USA)
K. C. Trommer

Douglas & McIntyre

2020
The House the Spirit Builds (Canada)
Lorna Crozier

Duke University Press

2020
The Chasers (USA)
Renato Rosaldo

ECW Press

2020
Flourish (Canada)
Jacqueline Turner
2020
Midlife Action Figure (Canada)
Chris Banks

Ekstasis Editions

2020
A Blooming (Canada)
Jude Neale
2020
A Thousand Pieces (Canada)
Jill Varley, Joanne Morency
2020
Aftertime (Canada)
Daniel G. Scott
2020
City of Beasts (Canada)
Robert Martens
2020
In Formless Circumstance (Canada)
Trevor Carolan
2020
It Began with a Story (Canada)
Pelin Batu
2020
Letters from the Old Country (Canada)
Ken Cathers
2020
Red in Black (Canada)
Manolis Aligizakis
2020
Selected Poems by Katerina Anghelaki Rooke (Canada)
Manolis Aligizakis, Katerina Anghelaki Rooke
2020
What the Dead Want (Canada)
Paulette Claire Turcotte

eLiteratura Publishing House

2020
My Mother's Boots (Romania)
Clelia Ifrim

Elixir Press

2020
Live from the Mood Board (USA)
Candice Reffe

Ethos Books

2020
parsetreeforestfire (Singapore)
Hamid Roslan

Etruscan Press

2020
Clay and Star (USA)
Mihaela Moscaliuc, Liliana Maria Ursu
2020
Ill Angels (USA)
Dante Di Stefano

Exile Editions

2020
The Hermit Says Goodbye (Canada)
Richard Teleky
2020
Three Books Winter In the Country on "The Death of Ivan Ilyich" an Atomic Cake (Canada)
Vladimir Azarov