The Walrus Foundation is delighted to announce the fourth annual $4,000 Walrus Poetry Prize and $1,000 Readers’ Choice Award, generously supported by the Hal Jackman Foundation. Celebrated Canadian poet Sue Sinclair will choose this year’s winner from a short list compiled by The Walrus magazine’s new poetry editor, Damian Rogers.
Submissions for the Walrus Poetry Prize are now closed. The shortlist will be released and voting for the Readers’ Choice Award will begin on September 1!
Meanwhile, download your free ebook celebrating the first ten years of poetry in The Walrus, featuring poems by Leonard Cohen, Lynn Crosbie, P. K. Page, and many more.
The Walrus Foundation extends its deepest gratitude to the Hal Jackman Foundation for its generous support of the Walrus Poetry Prize and poetry in The Walrus.