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Claudia Rankine’s Citizen is a Finalist for the U.K.’s Forward Prize June 9, 2015: Claudia Rankine’s much-lauded Citizen is now earning accolades overseas! As Forward Prize judge, Carrie Etter writes: “As with prose poetry, the lyric essay expands our awareness of what [...] by

Forward Prize Awarded to Michael Symmons Roberts October 2, 2013: NPR and The Guardian both report that “champion of spirit and self” Michael Symmons Roberts has won this year’s UK Forward Prize for best book of poetry, worth £10,000 (about [...] by

UK Forward Poetry Prize List Reveals ‘Powerful Year For Poetry’ July 9, 2013: The verdict is in: Jeanette Winterson, chair of judges for the UK’s Forward Prize, has hailed this year as a “powerful year of poetry.” After reading descriptions of the projects by [...] by