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2012

Adoff wins The Lion and The Unicorn Poetry Award

Arnold Adoff has been named the winner of The Lion and The Unicorn Award for Excellence in North American Poetry for his collection Roots and Blues: A Celebration. The journal, published by the Johns Hopkins University Press, has sponsored the award since 2005.

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2011
Winner: Susan Blackaby
Honorable Mentions: Nan Forler, Paul B. Janeczko

2010
Winner: None

2009
Winner: JonArno Lawson
Honorable Mentions: Helen Frost, William New

2008
Winner: Linda Sue Park
Honorable Mentions: Jay M. Harris, Carole Boston Weatherford

2007
Winner: JonArno Lawson
Honorable Mentions: Helen Frost, Walter Dean Myers, Walter Dean Myers

2006
Winner: Wynton Marsallis
Honorable Mentions: Marilyn Nelson, Naomi Shahib Nye, Shel Silverstein

2005
Winner: Marilyn Nelson
Honorable Mentions: Helen Frost, JonArno Lawson, Walter Dean Myers, Allan Wolf

 




The Lion and the Unicorn

Volume: 40 (2016)
Frequency: 3 issues
Print ISSN: 0147-2593
Online ISSN: 1080-6563