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September 2012- Archives

CBC Poetry Prize: The finalists

CBC’s Canada Writes—with our partners the Canada Council for the Arts, Air Canada's enRoute magazine and The Banff Centre—is pleased to announce today the finalists for the CBC Poetry Prize / Prix du poésie Radio-Canada.  ...

Marion Quednau, "Yesterday, I looked inside"

All this week, we're publishing the five poems selected as finalists for the 2011-2012 CBC Poetry Prize.In Marion Quednau's "Yesterday, I looked inside," a casual glance leads to a tragic discovery and a question of grace.*****...

CBC Poetry Prize: "Stikine Country" by Emily McGiffin

We've published the five poems on the shortlist for the 2012 CBC Poetry Prize. In "Stikine Country," the northern BC wilderness presents its own paradigm of power, beauty and belonging. ...

Catherine Greenwood, "The Texada Queen"

All this week, we're publishing the five poems selected as finalists for the 2011-2012 CBC Poetry Prize.In Catherine Greenwood's "The Texada Queen," a father-daughter relationship is seen through the nautical lens of a lifelong profession.*****...

Sadiqa de Meijer, "Great Aunt Unmarried"

Sadiqa de Meijer won the 2012 CBC Poetry Prize for "Great Aunt Unmarried," in which an elderly relative evokes moments of the foreign and the familiar.  *****...

Stephanie Bolster, "Long Exposure"

All this week, we're publishing the five poems selected as finalists for the 2011-2012 CBC Poetry Prize.In Stephanie Bolster's "Long Exposure," the post-Hurricane Katrina photographs of Robert Polidori inspire thoughts of what's lost and what's left behind. *****...




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