The Forward Prizes for Poetry 2016

Title: The Forward Prizes for Poetry 2016

Date: September 20, 2016

southbank-centre2Location: London, England
Description: See the nation’s most coveted poetry prizes awarded live on stage. Between the prize givings, hear readings from the ten collections chosen by the Forward judges from poetry published in the UK and the Republic of Ireland over the last 12 months.

Now in their 25th year, the Forward Prizes remain dedicated to heralding fresh new voices as well as commemorating famous names. This year’s judges are Liz Berry, Don Share, George Szirtes and Tracey Thorn, chaired by Malika Booker.

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