Tag: Douglas Kearney

  • Tolu Oloruntoba, Douglas Kearney win Canada’s Griffin Poetry Prize 2022

    Tolu Oloruntoba, Douglas Kearney win Canada’s Griffin Poetry Prize 2022

    Tolu Oloruntoba and Douglas Kearney were awarded the Griffin Poetry Prize 2022 on Wednesday, June 14, 2022. The Griffin Poetry Prize is the world’s largest international prize for a first edition single collection of poetry written in or translated into English. The Canada-based prize was founded by businessman and philanthropist Scott Griffin in 2000. The…

  • Kingsley and Kate Tufts Poetry Awards 2022 finalists announced.

    Kingsley and Kate Tufts Poetry Awards 2022 finalists announced.

    The finalists for the Kingsley and Kate Tufts Poetry Awards 2022 were announced on Friday, February 25, 2022. The Tufts poetry awards—based at USA-based Claremont Graduate University and given for poetry volumes published in the preceding year—are not only two of the most prestigious prizes a contemporary poet can receive, they also come with hefty…