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Forward Poetry Prizes announced! | 05-Oct-06

The winners of the Forward Prizes for Poetry have been announced.

The £10,000 Forward Prize for Poetry was awarded to Robin Robertson for his collection Swithering.

Tishani Doshi won the £5000 for best first collection for Countries of the Body.

Sean O'Brien won the £1000 prize for best single poem. The winning poem was 'Fantasia On A Theme Of James Wright'.

To read more about the prize, see the Guardian website here.

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