Awards: Griffin Poetry Winners

Falling Awake by Alice Oswald and Injun by Jordan Abel were the international and Canadian category winners respectively of the 2017 Griffin Poetry Prize, which honors "first edition books of poetry written in, or translated into, English and submitted from anywhere in the world." They each receive C$65,000 (about US$48,260). Frank Bidart was this year's Griffin Trust for Excellence in Poetry's Lifetime Recognition Award recipient.

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