We are delighted to announce the shortlist for The White Review Poet’s Prize 2017.
Supported by Jerwood Charitable Foundation, the Poet’s Prize is designed for English-language poets working towards their debut pamphlet or collection. The winner receives £1,700 and will be published in print in The White Review. The judges are Vahni Capildeo, Kayo Chingonyi and Donald Futers. Below is a single poem, or extract from a longer poem, from each shortlisted portfolio.
The winner will be announced at Burley Fisher Books on Thursday 7 December. The event starts at 7 p.m, and is free to attend. Space is limited so please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. Latecomers should convene at the Haggerston Arms.
The White Review Poet’s Prize 2017 Shortlist