Poetry Pamphlet Prize 2017 — Shortlist

With so many entries to The Poetry Pamphlet Prize this year, we have a shortlist of ten. Congratulations and genuine thanks to all the poets who submitted. Jill Munro had a hard task in selecting the finalists and we will announce the winner in early August. Here (in alphabetical order) is our shortlist:

Emergency Mints — Karen Jane Cannon

Peep Show — Olivia Dawson

Advice to a Traveller — John Foggin

This Lexia and Other Languages — Helen Kay

Punching Cork Stoppers — Neil Leadbeater

After My Mother Broke — S. A. Leavesley

Selfie With Waterlilies — Paul Stephenson

Explosives Licence — Jonathan Totman

What is Lost — John Wheway

We’ll Do a Last Tango — Reuben Woolley

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