At a special reading yesterday at Poetry in Aldeburgh Festival, we announced the winners of the 2017 Resurgence Prize with the Poetry School. Our winner took home a cheque for £5,000 and will be attending an artists’ residency at Great Glemham. Second and third prize won £2,000 and £1,000 respectively. Congratulations all!
Walking with Rilke by Linda France
Windward by Paul Stephenson
Limpet by Anna Bindoff
The flaw in the pattern by Rachael Mead
What the trees do by Laura Scott
Dawn of a New Age by Sue Norton
River, post-spate by Joanna Guthrie
Fractures by David Clarke
So by Roy Woolley
Read all of the highly commended poems on www.resurgenceprize.org.