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Tuesday, 23 Jul 2024

Jee Leong Koh shortlisted for the Singapore Literature Prize 2024

Monday, 8 Jul 2024

Stanley Moss Dies Aged 99

Tuesday, 2 Jul 2024

Ned Denny & Martina Evans Shortlisted for Walcott Prize

Tuesday, 4 Jun 2024

Forrest Gander Shortlisted for the Sarah Maguire Prize

Tuesday, 28 May 2024

Charlotte Eichler and Tristram Fane Saunders Shortlisted for Heaney Prize 2024

Wednesday, 17 Apr 2024

Sinéad Morrissey to Receive the 2024 Seamus Heaney Award, Japan

Monday, 8 Apr 2024

Lesley Harrison Longlisted for the 2023 Highland Book Prize

Thursday, 28 Mar 2024

Paul Stephenson Shortlisted for Gay Poetry Lammy Award 2024

Friday, 19 Apr 2024

Jorie Graham Shortlisted for 2024 Griffin Poetry Prize

Thursday, 18 Apr 2024

Jason Allen-Paisant Shortlisted for the Jhalak Prize 2024

Thursday, 25 Jan 2024

Mimi Khalvati to be Awarded the King's Gold Medal for Poetry 2023

Tuesday, 16 Jan 2024

Jason Allen-Paisant Wins T.S. Eliot Prize

Tuesday, 17 Oct 2023

Jason Allen-Paisant Wins Forward Prize for Best Collection

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