NOMINATED POETS FOR THE 21 BEST POETRY BOOKS OF THE 21ST CENTURY, IN ENGLISH

All nominated books will be listed here after their nomination. Anyone can nominate any book, even one by themselves, or another.

Rules are at https://eyewearpublishing.submittable.com/submit/85269/the-eyewear-prize-for-the-21-best-printed-poetry-books-of-the-21st-century-in-en

The judges are listed here: 

https://judgesfor21best.blogspot.co.uk/

 

NOMINEES - in order of nomination:

1. Bernard O'Donoghue, The Seasons of Cullen Church, Faber & Faber (2016);

2. Claudia Rankine, Citizen, Penguin (2014);

3. James Pollock, Sailing to Babylon, Able Muse Press (2012);

4. Anne Carson, The Beauty of the Husband, Cape (2001);

5. Greg Santos, The Emperor's Sofa, DC Books (2010);

6. Susan Gubernat, The Zoo At Night, U of Nebraska Press (2017);

7. Ann Cefola, Free Ferry, Upper Hand Press (2017);

8. Emily Rose Cole, Love & a Loaded Gun, Minerva Rising Press (2017);

9. Jason Morphew, What to deflect when you're deflecting, Poets Wear Prada (2017);

10. Nicholas Wong, Crevasse, Kaya Press (2015);

11. Kathy Miles, Gardening With Deer, Cinnamon Press (2016);

12. Michael Dickel, War Surrounds Us, Rose Press (2015);

13. Jeremy Cantor, Wisteria From Seed, Kelsay Books (2015);

14. Laura Foley, Night Ringing, Headmistress Press (2016);

15. Rachel Danielle Peterson, A Girl's A Gun, University Press of Kentucky (2017);

16. Rasma Haidri, As If Anything Can Happen, Kelsay Books (2017);

17. Christina Thatcher, More Than You Were, Parthian (2017);

18. Seth Brady Tucker, Mormon Boy, Elixir Press (2012);

19. Seth Brady Tucker, We Deserve The Gods We Ask For, Gival Press (2014);

20. Caroline Smith, The Immigration Handbook, Seren (2016);

21. Kim Moore, The Art of Falling, Seren (2015);

22. Malachi Black, Storm Toward Morning, Copper Canyon (2014);

 

NOTE THERE ARE 14 titles TO BE ADDED IN EARLY JUNE.