Given Wins “Best International First Collection” of the 2023 Laurel Prize

September 22, 2023

Autumn House is honored to announce that Given was named the “Best International First Collection” of the 2023 Laurel Prize (the UK Poet Laureate Simon Armitage’s global nature and ecopoetry prize).

Thank you to Simon Armitage and the Poetry School for funding and hosting this prize, as well as this year’s judges poets Pascale Petit (Chair) and Nick Laird, and journalist Reeta Chakrabarti. To read more about the prize and the full list of winners, check out the Laurel Prize’s website.

 

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