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The Griffin Poetry Prize 2006 Anthology

Edited by Lisa Robertson

Series Title: Griffin Poetry Prize Anthology

  • 96 Pages
  • 9780887847424
  • 8.500" x 5.630"
  • POETRY / Anthologies (multiple authors)
  • POETRY / Canadian


Publication Date May 30, 2006

The best books of poetry published in English internationally and in Canada are honoured in June of each year with the Griffin Poetry Prize, one of the world's richest and most prestigious literary prizes. The Griffin Poetry Prize Anthology 2006: A Selection of the Shortlist includes poems from the seven exceptional books shortlisted for the 2006 prize. Royalties generated from the Griffin Poetry Prize anthologies are donated to UNESCO's World Poetry Day.


Lisa Robertson
Lisa Robertson's books of poetry include Debbie: An Epic (nominated for the Governor General's Award for Poetry in 1998), The Weather, and Rousseau's Boat, which was recently awarded by bpNichol chapbook award. She was born in Toronto, lived in many years in Vancouver, and now lives in France.