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The Griffin Poetry Prize 2004 Anthology

Edited by Phyllis Webb

Series Title: Griffin Poetry Prize Anthology

  • 96 Pages
  • 9780887846991
  • 8.440" x 5.560"
  • POETRY / Anthologies (multiple authors)
  • POETRY / Canadian


Publication Date May 22, 2004

The fourth volume of The Griffin Poetry Prize Anthology includes selections from the books shortlisted for the 2004 Griffin Poetry Prizes, chosen by the jurors Billy Collins (U.S. Poet Laureate 2001-2003); Bill Manhire (New Zealand Poet Laureate); and Phyllis Webb (recipient of the Governor General's Award for poetry), who also provide an introduction to the book. Royalties generated from The Griffin Poetry Prize Anthologies are donated to UNESCO's World Poetry Day.


Phyllis Webb
Phyllis Webb won the Governor General's Award for poetry in 1982 with her selected poems, The Vision Tree. She has taught at the University of British Columbia, the University of Victoria, and the Banff Centre, and now lives on Salt Spring Island, B.C.