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2014 CBC Poetry Prize: And the winner is...  »

Find out who won this year's prize.

2014 CBC Poetry Prize: "Coyote Medicine/Medicine Coyote" by Alessandra Naccarato  »

The surreal apparition of a coyote pack brings up questions of bloodlines and the traces that remain.





2014 CBC Poetry Prize: "Tar Swan" by David Martin  »

Myth-making, sleight of hand and harsh reality collide in the Alberta oil sands.

2014 CBC Poetry Prize: "Burnt Pot, Riverbank, Indifferent Sky" by Cynthia Woodman Kerkham  »

An elderly aunt stands firm in her home and her life, despite an ailing mind.





2014 CBC Poetry Prize: "Coda" by Basma Kavanagh  »

The world brings itself back from the brink after the disappearance of its most destructive species.

Finalists for the 2014 CBC Poetry Prize announced  »

Find out which five works of poetry made the shortlist. Read them and vote for your favourite!





2014 CBC Poetry Prize: "Settler Education" by Laurie D. Graham  »

Relics and remnants of the Canadian West take a complex place in the present in this poem suite.

2014 CBC Poetry Prize longlist announced  »

One of these poets will win our Grand Prize from the Canada Council for the Arts, enRoutemagazine and The Banff Centre.

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  • 2014 CBC Poetry Prize: And the winner is...
  • 2014 CBC Poetry Prize: "Coyote Medicine/Medicine Coyote" by Alessandra Naccarato
  • 2014 CBC Poetry Prize: "Tar Swan" by David Martin
  • 2014 CBC Poetry Prize: "Burnt Pot, Riverbank, Indifferent Sky" by Cynthia Woodman Kerkham
  • 2014 CBC Poetry Prize: "Coda" by Basma Kavanagh
  • Finalists for the 2014 CBC Poetry Prize announced
  • 2014 CBC Poetry Prize: "Settler Education" by Laurie D. Graham
  • 2014 CBC Poetry Prize longlist announced
  • CBC Literary Prizes' Checklist
  • CBC Poetry Prize winner to be celebrated in Toronto
  • CBC Poetry Prize: And the winner is...
  • CBC Poetry Prize: Announcing YOUR favourite
  • Your judges for the 2013 Poetry Prize
  • CBC Poetry Prize: The finalists
  • "Sit How You Want, Dear; No One's Looking" by Robin Richardson
  • CBC Poetry Prize: "The Trailer" by James Scoles
  • "On Naming and the Origin of Pity" by Cassidy McFadzean
  • The elegance and power of poetry
  • Finding joy in humour and unexpected rhymes
  • Becoming a poet: A passion for language and ideas
  • Approaching dyslexia with "ardent defiance"
  • Poetry is the most intimate road between writer and reader
  • "Bluegrass Meteorology" by Alison Smith
  • CBC Poetry Prize: "Borealis" by Pamela Porter
  • CBC Poetry Prize: Fearlessness, risk, and challenge
  • CBC Poetry Prize: Listening for authenticity
  • CBC Poetry Prize: Singing on the page
  • CBC Poetry Prize: Fresh, expressive language
  • CBC Poetry Prize: An original sense of vision
  • CBC Poetry Prize: Finding the sweet spot
  • CBC Poetry Prize: Language at its wildest
  • CBC Poetry Prize: Semantic wealth
  • CBC Poetry Prize: The longlist
  • CBC Poetry Prize: Rewarding rereads
  • CBC Poetry Prize: Vigorous language
  • Poetry Competition now closed
  • Canada re-writes: David McGimpsey and 10 myths about poets
  • 8 Canadian poets on how to make your poetry better
  • Listen to a clip of Sadiqa de Meijer’s “Great Aunt Unmarried”
  • CBC Poetry Prize: And the winner is...
  • CBC Poetry Prize: Announcing YOUR favourite entry
  • Meet the jury for the CBC Poetry Prize
  • CBC Poetry Prize: The finalists
  • Marion Quednau, "Yesterday, I looked inside"
  • The Shortlist: Q&A with Marion Quednau
  • CBC Poetry Prize: "Stikine Country" by Emily McGiffin
  • The Shortlist: Q&A with Emily McGiffin
  • Catherine Greenwood, "The Texada Queen"
  • The Shortlist: Q&A with Catherine Greenwood
  • Sadiqa de Meijer, "Great Aunt Unmarried"
  • The Shortlist: Q&A with Sadiqa de Meijer
  • Stephanie Bolster, "Long Exposure"
  • The Shortlist: Q&A with Stephanie Bolster
  • Meet the readers: Bruce Taylor
  • Meet the readers: Jennifer Still
  • Meet the readers: Matt Rader
  • Meet the readers: Billeh Nickerson
  • Meet the readers: Sachiko Murakami
  • Meet the readers: Dave Margoshes
  • Meet the readers: Ray Hsu




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