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Don Paterson

The books and poets of the 2016 Griffin Poetry Prize shortlist

Learn more here about the poetry collections, poets, translators and publishers recognized on the 2016 Griffin Poetry Prize shortlist.

2016-anthology

Ways to celebrate the 2016 Griffin Poetry Prize shortlist

We have a few suggestions:

Guess the Winners contest
Purchase the 2016 anthology
Get your 2016 readings tickets

Looking back on Griffin Poetry Prize 2015

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Poem of the Week
May 1, 2016 to May 8, 2016

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Silt
by Soraya Peerbaye

We continue to focus our Poem of the Week spotlight on the recently announced 2016 Griffin Poetry Prize shortlist. This week, we consider the moving selection "Silt" by Soraya Peerbaye, from her collection inspired by real-life tragedy, Tell: poems for a girlhood.
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