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Hoa Nguyen

The books and poets of the 2017 Griffin Poetry Prize shortlist

Learn more here about the poetry collections, poets, translators and publishers recognized on the 2017 Griffin Poetry Prize shortlist.

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Griffin Lifetime Recognition Award

Learn more about the distinguished recipients of the Griffin Lifetime Recognition Award, representing poetry from around the world.

Griffin Poetry Prize 2017 highlights

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Poem of the Week
February 18, 2018 to February 25, 2018

Good Morning Sun of My Land
by Donald Nicholson-Smith, translating from the French by Abdellatif Laâbi

"Good Morning Sun of My Land" is another inspirational selection from In Praise of Defeat, a collection of the work in French of poet, novelist, playwright, translator, and political activist Abdellatif Laâbi, translated by Donald Nicholson-Smith. In Praise of Defeat was shortlisted for the 2017 Griffin Poetry Prize.
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