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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.

Harbour Publishing

2008
Earth's Crude Gravities (Canada)
2008
High Speed Through Shoaling Water (Canada)
Tom Wayman
2008
Last Water Song (Canada)
Patrick Lane

Harcourt

2008
Bucolics (USA)
Maurice Manning
2008
Failure (USA)
Philip Schultz
2008
Windcatcher (USA)
Breyten Breytenbach

HarperCollins/Ecco

2008
A Worldly Country (USA)
2008 Winner
2008
The Collected Poems (USA)
Alissa Valles, Zbigniew Herbert

HarperCollins/Harper Perennial

2008
Novel Pictorial Noise (USA)
Noah Gordon

Harvill Secker

2008
The Laughter of Mothers (UK)
Paul Durcan

Highridge Books Publishers

2008
The Ballad of Rwanda and Other Poems (Zambia)
Stembridge Fredrick Mulapa

Host Publications

2008
Return to Calm (USA)
Aaron Prevots, Jacques Reda

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

2008
Magnetic North (USA)
Linda Gregerson
2008
Silence Fell (USA)
Josephine Dickinson
2008
Space Walk (USA)
Tom Sleigh
2008
The Broken String (USA)
Grace Schulman
2008
Vellum (USA)
Matt Donovan

House of Anansi

2008
Domain (Canada)
Barbara Nickel
2008
O Cadoiro (Canada)
2008
Yesno (Canada)
Dennis Lee

Howling Dog Press/Omega Editions

2008
When (USA)
David Ray

Inanna Publications

2008
Backhand Through the Mother (Canada)
Renee Norman
2008
Laike and Nahum: A Poem in Two Voices (Canada)
Ruth Panofsky

Insomniac Press

2008
A Newer Wilderness (Canada)
Roseanne Carrara
2008
Shell (Canada)
Olive Senior
2008 Shortlisted

Iris Press

2008
Deep Light: New and Selected Poems, 1987-2007 (USA)
Rebecca McClanahan
2008
Still Enough to be Dreaming (USA)
Charlotte Hilary Matthews
2008
The Golden Ratio (USA)
Keith Flynn
2008
Yaya's Cloth (USA)
Andrea Potos

Leaf Press

2008
Ride Backwards on Dragon (Canada)
Kim Goldberg
2008
The Discipline of Undressing (Canada)
K. Louise Vincent

LSU Press

2008
Blessings and Inclemencies: Poems (USA)
Constance Merritt
2008
Floating City: Poems (USA)
Anne Pierson Wiese
2008
From Whence: Poems (USA)
Michael Chitwood
2008
Geronimo After Kas-ki-yeh: Poems (USA)
Rawdon Tomlinson
2008
Hazard and Prospect: New and Selected Poems (USA)
Kelly Cherry
2008
Moon Road: Poems, 1986-2005 (USA)
Ron Smith
2008
Ocean Effects: Poems (USA)
Brendan Galvin
2008
One Body: Poems (USA)
Margaret Gibson
2008
Range of Light: Poems (USA)
Catharine Savage Brosman
2008
The Devil's Cookbook: Poems (USA)
Sue Owen
2008
The Guide Signs: Book One and Book Two (USA)
Jay Wright
2008
The House on Boulevard St.: New and Selected Poems (USA)
2008
The Ship of Birth: Poems (USA)
Greg Delanty
2008
Without a Philosophy: Poems (USA)
Elizabeth Seydel Morgan

Luath Press

2008
Beyond the Sun (UK)
Edwin Morgan
2008
Bodywork (UK)
Dilys Rose

Luna Publications

2008
Ceasefire in Purgatory (Canada)
Colin Carberry
2008
Making Bones Walk (Canada)
Alex Boyd

Make Now Press

2008
Traffic (USA)
Kenneth Goldsmith

Mansfield Press

2008
Aesthetics Lesson (Canada)
Christopher Doda
2008
Floors of Enduring Beauty (Canada)
Steve Venright
2008
The Bone Broker (Canada)
Lillian Necakov

Marick Press

2008
Folding a River (USA)
Kawita Kandpal