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October 23, 2012

Graham on TS Eliot shortlist

Carol Ann Duffy

23.10.12 | Lisa Campbell

Forward Prize winner Jorie Graham is among the authors who have made the shortlist for the TS Eliot Prize, in a “record year” for submissions.

Three books from Picador, two from Faber and two from Carcanet have also made the 2012 shortlist.

The full shortlist comprises:The Death of King Arthur by Simon Armitage (Faber); Bee Journal  by Sean Borodale (Jonathan Cape); Ice by Gillian Clarke (Carcanet); The World’s Two Smallest Humans by Julia Copus (Faber); Paul Farley’s The Dark Film (Picador); Jorie Graham’s P L A C E (Carcanet); Kathleen Jamie’s The Overhaul (Picador); Sharon Olds’ Stag’s Leap (Jonathan Cape); Jacob Polley’s The Havocs (Picador) and Deryn Rees-Jones’ Burying the Wren (Seren).

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