Two collections from publisher Carcanet are in the running for the £10,000 Best Collection award in The Forward Prizes for Poetry.
Raymond Antrobus has made the shortlist for the Forward Prizes for Poetry, with this year's nominees including poems "that play havoc with the boundaries of... Read more
Danez Smith has been announced as the winner of the Forward Poetry Prize for best collection, with awards also going to Phoebe Power and Liz... Read more
The writer and broadcaster Bidisha will chair the jury of the Forward Prizes for Poetry.
Sinéad Morrissey, Ocean Vuong and Ian Patterson are the winners of the Forward Prizes for Poetry 2017, celebrating the best new poetry published in the British Isles.... Read more
Poetry collections from Emily Berry, Michael Longley and Sinead Morrissey feature on the "bold" shortlists for the 2017 Forward Prizes for Poetry.
Vahni Capildeo has won the 25th Forward Prize for Best Collection, bagging £15,000 award for her work Measure of Expatriation (Carcanet).... Read more
Women poets dominate the shortlists for the Forward Prizes for Poetry.