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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.

Victoria University Press

2008
Blame Vermeer (New Zealand)
Vincent O’Sullivan
2008
Sol (New Zealand)
Andrew Johnston
2008
The Ponies (New Zealand)
Bernadette Hall

W. W. Norton & Company

2008
Domestic Violence (USA)
Eavan Boland
2008
Halflife (USA)
Meghan O’Rourke
2008
Messenger (USA)
Ellen Bryant Voigt
2008
Old Heart (USA)
Stanley Plumly
2008
Quantum Lyrics (USA)
A. Van Jordan
2008
Stil to Mow (USA)
Maxine Kumin
2008
Telephone Ringing In The Labyrinth (USA)
Adrienne Rich

Waterloo Press (Hove)

2008
About Bloody Time (UK)
Simon Jenner
2008
Patricides (UK)
David Pollard
2008
Sleeping with Icons (UK)
Norman Buller
2008
Speechless (UK)
Bernadette Cremin

Wave Books

2008
Awe (USA)
Dorothea Lasky
2008
Citizen Of (USA)
Christian Hawkey
2008
No Real Light (USA)
Joe Wenderoth
2008
Rise Up (USA)
2008
Scented Fox (USA)
Laynie Browne
2008
Sorry, Tree (USA)
Eileen Myles

Wesleyan University Press

2008
Little Boat (USA)
Jean Valentine
2008
Next Life (USA)
Rae Armantrout
2008
Stèles (USA)
Timothy Billings, Christopher Bush, Victor Segalen
2008
The Bad Wife Handbook (USA)
Rachel Zucker
2008
The Outernationale (USA)
Peter Gizzi

White Pine Press

2008
A Mapmaker's Diary (USA)
Mary Berg, Carlota Caulfield
2008
Of Whiskey & Water (USA)
Peter Conners
2008
Paper Pavilion (USA)
Jennifer Kwon Dobbs

Wilfred Laurier University Press

2008
By Word of Mouth: The Poetry of Dennis Cooley (Canada)
Dennis Cooley
2008
Children of the Outer Dark: The Poetry of Christopher Dewdney (Canada)
Christopher Dewdney
2008
Earthly Pages: The Poetry of Don Domanski (Canada)
Don Domanski

Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.

2008
The Color of Light: Poems on Van Gogh's Late Paintings (USA)
Marilyn Chandler McEntyre

Wolsak and Wynn Publishers

2008
Full Depth:The Raymond Knister Poems (Canada)
Micheline Maylor
2008
Loyalty Management (Canada)
Glen Downie
2008
My mother agrees with the dead (Canada)
Susan Stenson
2008
Selected Portraits (Canada)
Ron Charach
2008
Turning Mountain (Canada)
Paul Wilson

Xulon Press

2008
Poems that propel the Planet (USA)
Paul F. Davis

Yale University Press

2008
Frail-Craft (USA)
Jessica Fisher

Your Scrivener Press

2008
Looking Through Stone: Poems about the Earth (Canada)
Susan Ioannou
2008
Remembering Medusa Remembering (Canada)
Monique Chenier
2008
Shedding Knowledge (Canada)
Christopher A. Taylor

Zephyr Press

2008
Driftwood (USA)
John Balcom, Lo Fu
2008
Say Thank You (USA)
J. Kates, Mikhail Aizenberg
2008
The Forgotten Keys (USA)

Zone 3 Press

2008
City of Regret (USA)
Andrew Kozma
2008
Houses Fly Away (USA)
Leigh Anne Couch