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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.

Brick Road Poetry Press

2021
Speaking Parts (USA)
Beth Ruscio

Brighthorse Books

2021
in the bare bones house of was (USA)
Mara Adamitz Scrupe

C & R Press

2021
Between the Earth and Sky (USA)
Eleanor Kedney

Caitlin Press

2021
Devolution (Canada)
Kim Goldberg
2021
Lost Lagoon/lost in thought (Canada)
Betsy Warland
2021
The Burden of Gravity (Canada)
Shannon McConnell

Carcanet Press

2021
Art of Escape (UK)
Mina Gorji
2021
As Best We Can (UK)
Jeffrey Wainwright
2021
Birdsong on Mars (UK)
Jon Glover
2021
Deformations (UK)
Sasha Dugdale
2021
Fury (UK)
David Morley
2021
Growlery (UK)
Katherine Horrex
2021
Heaven (UK)
James Womack, Manuel Vilas
2021
Homunculus (UK)
James Womack
2021
In The Event (UK)
John Birtwhistle
2021
Later Emperors (UK)
Evan Jones
2021
Letters to America (UK)
Fred D’Aguiar
2021
Moving House (UK)
Theophilus Kwek
2021
Red Gloves (UK)
Rebecca Watts
2021
Squid Squad (UK)
Matthew Welton
2021
Sweet Nothings (UK)
Rory Waterman
2021
Tenderfoot (UK)
Chris Beckett
2021
The Air Year (UK)
Caroline Bird
2021
The Barbarians Arrive Today (UK)
Evan Jones, C. P. Cavafy
2021
The Culture of My Stuff (UK)
Adam Crothers
2021
The Gifts of Fortune (UK)
Peter McDonald
2021
The Long Beds (UK)
Kate Miller
2021
Two Tongues (UK)
Claudine Toutoungi
2021
Wow (UK)
Bill Manhire

Carnegie Mellon University Press

2021
Flourish (USA)
Dora Malech
2021
My Second Work (USA)
Bridget Lowe

CavanKerry Press

2021
Eleanor (USA)
Gray Jacobik
2021
Rise Wildly (USA)
Tina Kelley
2021
Scraping Away (USA)
Fred Shaw
2021
Set in Stone (USA)
Kevin Carey
2021
The Snow's Wife (USA)
Frannie Lindsay

Center For Literary Publishing at CSU

2021
Dears, Beloveds (USA)
Kevin Phan
2021
Night Burial (USA)
Kate Bolton Bonnici
2021
The Minuses (USA)
Jami Macarty

Chapel Street Editions

2021
What Once Was (Canada)
Edward Lemond

Chatto & Windus

2021
Antiemetic for Homesickness (UK)
Romalyn Ante
2021
Asleep and Awake (UK)
John Fuller
2021
Beethoven Variations (UK)
Ruth Padel
2021
Homie (UK)
Danez Smith
2021
Inmates (UK)
Sean Borodale
2021
The Candlelight Master (UK)
2021
The Martian's Regress (UK)
J. O. Morgan
2021
Tongues of Fire (UK)
Sean Hewitt

City Lights Publishers

2021
Every Day We Get More Illegal (USA)
Juan Felipe Herrera
2021
Funeral Diva (USA)
Pamela Sneed
2021
Little Hill (USA)
Ali Warren
2021
Natch (USA)
Sophia Dahli

Cleveland State University Poetry Center

2021
Arena (USA)
Lauren Shapiro

Co-conspirator Press

2021
the monumental misrememberings (USA)
Mimi Tempestt

co•im•press

2021
america, MINE (USA)
Sasha Banks
2021
from a red barn (USA)
Katherine M. Hadeen, Victor Rodriguez Nunex

Coach House Books

2021
Entering Sappho (Canada)
Sarah Dowling
2021
Swivelmount (Canada)
2021
The Tower (Canada)
Paul Legault

Coffee House Press

2021
Gold Cure (USA)
Ted Mathys
2021
The Malevolent Volume (USA)
Justin Phillip Reed
2021
Things to do In Hell (USA)
Chris Martin
2021
Thresholes (USA)
Lara Mimosa Montes

Copper Canyon Press

2021
13th Balloon (USA)
Mark Bibbins
2021
44 Poems for You (USA)
Sarah Ruhl
2021
A Nail the Evening Hangs On (USA)
Monica Sok
2021
Cardinal (USA)
Tyree Daye
2021
Come the Sumberless to the Land of Nod (USA)
Traci Brimhall
2021
Crushing It (USA)
Jennifer L. Knox
2021
Deluge (USA)
Leila Chatti
2021
For Now (USA)
James Richardson
2021
Indigo (USA)
Ellen Bass
2021
Muddy Matterhorn (USA)
2021
Not Go Away Is My Name (USA)
Alberto Rios
2021 Shortlisted
2021
Red Stilts (USA)
Ted Kooser
2021
Shrapnel Maps (USA)
Philip Metres
2021
The Park (USA)
John Freeman
2021
Travelers Leaving for the City (USA)
Ed Skoog

Cyberwit.net

2021
Vincelles (India)
Alex Chornyj

Dagger Editions/Caitlin Press

2021
The Hammer of Witches (Canada)
Kelly Rose Pflug-Back

Daraja Press

2021
Love After Babel and Other Poems (Canada)
Chandramohan Sathyanathan