Mimi Khalvati has selected her longlist for the 2016 Winchester Poetry Prize, including many Poetry Society Members (highlighted in bold).
Judith Tremaine Drazin
Christopher James (for two poems)
Art Ó Súilleabháin
Pat Winslow (for two poems)
The winners will be announced at a special prize-giving event at Winchester Poetry Festival on Sunday 9 October 2016. Tickets for this event are free and can be booked via the Winchester Discovery Centre Box Office. Winning and commended poems will also be published in a competition anthology to be launched at the festival.
22 September 2016