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Soraya Peerbaye

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.

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2016-anthology

2016 Guess the Winners
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We’re pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 “Guess the Winners” contest. The winners were randomly selected from entrants who guessed one or both of the 2016 Griffin Poetry Prize winners.

Looking back on Griffin Poetry Prize 2015

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Poem of the Week
August 28, 2016 to September 4, 2016

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Clean
by Soraya Peerbaye

We marvel at how Soraya Peerbaye can pack so much power into such a spare, soft-spoken poem such as "Clean", from her 2016 Griffin Poetry Prize shortlisted collection Tell: poems for a girlhood.
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