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Young Buck Poetry Prize 2017 Winners

Jan 10, 2018

And we have our winners for the 2017 Young Buck Poetry Prize! Once again, thank you to everyone who entered, and thank you Michael Prior for judging this year's contest.

 

first place and $1000 grand price winner - "Crystals" by Ellie Sawatzky

honourable mention and $150 prize - "A Boat Is Not the Whole World" by Sarah Ens

honourable mention and $150 prize - "Glassblowing" by Emily Osborne

honourable mention and $150 prize - "Reconnaissance" by Andy Verboom

 

The winning poems will appear in our summer 2018 issue.

 

Congratulations, Young Bucks!



Young Buck Poetry Prize 2017 Shortlist

Jan 5, 2018

We have our shortlist, as selected by judge Michael Prior! Congratulations to those of you who made the list, and another big thank you to everyone who entered the contest this year. 

 

Here is CV2's Young Buck Poetry Prize shortlist for 2017:

 

"A Boat Is Not the Whole World" by Sarah Ens

"A Restaurant in California" by Curtis LeBlanc

"Crystals" by Ellie Sawatzky

"Dog" by Suzannah Showler

"Glassblowing" by Emily Osborne

"Reconnaissance" by Andy Verboom

 

We will announce the winners on January 10th, so stay tuned.



Young Buck Poetry Prize 2017 Long List

Jan 1, 2018

We are pleased to announce the long list for this year's Young Buck Poetry Prize, as selected by judge Michael Prior! We received many strong submissions this year, and compiling this list was no easy task for our judge. Congratulations to those of you who made the long list, and thank you to everyone who entered!

 

Without further ado, here is CV2's Young Buck Poetry Prize long list for 2017:

 

"A Boat Is Not the Whole World" by Sarah Ens

"A Restaurant in California" by Curtis LeBlanc

"Aubade" by Zachary Matteson

"Crystals" by Ellie Sawatzky

"Dog" by Suzannah Showler

"Fermeuse, 2015" by Patrick O'Reilly

"Glassblowing" by Emily Osborne

"India Lima Yankee, India Lima Yankee" by Marika Prokosh

"Lyric Pathography" by Rebecca Salazar

"Naturecultures" by Emily Skov-Nielson

"Reconnaissance" by Andy Verboom

"Theriomorphism" by Jordan Mounteer

 

 

Check back soon, we will announce the shortlist on January 5th and the winners on January 10th.

Again, thank you to everyone who entered, and congratulations to the long list!