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Young Buck Poetry Prize 2016 long list

Dec 28, 2016

The wait is over. We are pleased to announce the long list for this year's Young Buck Poetry Prize. We received an overwhelming amount of submissions, and creating this long list was no easy task. A huge thanks goes out to our 2016 judge George Murray for making the selections.

Congratulations to those of you who made the long list, and thank you to everyone who entered!

Here is CV2's Young Buck Poetry Prize long list for 2016:

"Hic Iacet Sepultus" by Jessica Bebenek
"Camping at Fort Stevens" by Dominique Bernier-Cormier
"The Full Moon Glows like a Yard Light" by Chelsea Coupal
"The Second Fall" by Chelsea Coupal
"Weaselhead Flats" by Lise Gaston
"Bravery" by Patrick Grace
"The Big Dark" by Patrick Grace
"Oldman River Dam" by Curtis LeBlanc
"Epilogue: Companionship" by Jordan Mounteer
"Not Yet In Season" by Mallory Tater

Stay tuned - we will announce the short list on January 2nd, and the winners on January 6th.

Again, thank you to everyone who entered, and congratulations to those of you who made the long list.

An evening of poetry with Robyn Sarah and Patrick Warner

Nov 22, 2016

Join us Wednesday November 30 at 7:30 pm in the Travel Alcove of McNally Robinson Winnipeg for an evening of poetry with readings from Robyn Sarah, Patrick Warner and guest reader Barbara Schott.

CV2 fall 2016 issue launch

Oct 25, 2016

We had a blast at the launch! A huge thanks to our talented readers and performers: Christine Fellows, Sarah Klassen, Ted Landrum, Jesse Matas, Margaret Sweatman, and Angeline Schellenberg, with a special thanks to Angeline, for capturing all of these photos.