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Arc’s 2022 Poem of The Year Shortlist

From this shortlist, we are asking you, the readers, to pick your favourite poem and vote for it to be the Readers’ Choice Award winner. The poem with the most votes will receive the $250 Readers’ Choice Award.

Arc’s 2021 Poem of The Year Shortlist

From this shortlist, we are asking you, the readers, to pick your favourite poem and vote for it to be the Readers’ Choice Award winner. The poem with the most votes will receive the $250 Readers’ Choice Award.

VOTING IS CLOSED on Arc’s 2020 Poem of The Year Shortlist

From this shortlist, we are asking you, the readers, to pick your favourite and vote for one poem to be the Readers’ Choice Award winner. The poem with the most votes will receive the $250 Readers’ Choice Award. Voting closed on April 30, 2020. Arc reserves the right to disqualify results that appear to have […]

Arc 74: It's Awards Season!

Poem of the Year and Diana Brebner Prize winners. Look inside for Kristina Bresnen’s intricate crown of sonnets that pulled in the Poem of the Year’s $5000 1st prize!

2012 Poem of the Year

…to those who entered, those who voted, those whose poems made us jump. Subscribe to Arc today: the Poem of the Year will be announced in our summer 2012 issue. Get Arc 68 this June to read our winning poems: Readers’ Choice, Editors’ Choices and our new grander grand prize.