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Canadian Press NewsAlert: Toronto's McFadden is Canadian winner of Griffin Poetry Prize

June 13, 2013 - 7:24 PM

TORONTO - Toronto's David W. McFadden is the Canadian winner of the lucrative Griffin Poetry Prize; Ramallah-based Palestinian poet Ghassan Zaqtan and translator Fady Joudah of Houston take international honour. Each award is worth $65,000 — the Griffin is believed to be the richest poetry accolade in the world.

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