National Poetry Contest1988-2000
The League of Canadian Poets presented this award for unpublished poems. After 1992, the winning poems were published in an annual anthology, Vintage. In 2000 the League declared a moratorium on the contest while they studied the feasibility of reinstating it at a later date. There was a cash prize
League of Canadian Poets
Genre/Genre: Poetry / Poésie,
|Year/Année||Author/Auteur||Winning work/Oeuvre primée|
|1988||Michael Redhill||The Radio Net||1989||Elisabeth Harvor||?
||1989||Elyse Yates St. George||?
||1989||Patricia Young||?||1990||Diana Brebner||Snow Angels||1991||Elisabeth Harvor||Fortress of Chairs||1992||Nadine McInnis||Crossing Kurdistan||1993||Joy Kirstin||7:16||1994||Tim Bowling||Snowy Owl After Midnight||1995||Catherine Greenwood||The Stillbirth||1996||Patricia Young||Even the Brilliant Chimpanzees||1997||Marlene Cookshaw||Jan Garbarek's Saxophone||1998||Esta Spalding||Bee Verse||1999||Susan M. Stenson||When You Say Infidelity||2000||Russell Thornton||The Beginning of Stars|