Nationality words link to articles with information on the nation's poetry or literature (for instance, Irish or France).

List of years in poetry (table)
In literature
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009

Events

Grolier Poetry Bookstore
Grolier Poetry Bookstore

Works published in English

Listed by nation where the work was first published and again by the poet's native land, if different; substantially revised works listed separately:

Australia

See also 2006 in Australian literature

Canada

India, in English

Ireland

New Zealand

Poets in Best New Zealand Poems

Poems from these 25 poets were selected by John Newton for Best New Zealand Poems 2015, published online this year:

United Kingdom

Poets included in New Writing 14

This book of British writing (Granta, ISBN 978-1-86207-850-5), edited by Lavinia Greenlaw and Helon Habila, contains short stories, essays and excerpts of novels in addition to poems by these poets:

United States

Anthologies in the United States

Poets included in The Best American Poetry 2006

Poets included in The Best American Poetry 2006, edited by David Lehman, co-edited this year by Billy Collins:

Criticism, scholarship and biography in the United States

Other

Works published in other languages

Listed by nation where the work was first published and again by the poet's native land, if different; substantially revised works listed separately:

Czech Republic

French language

Canada

France

Christoph Ransmayr (Foto: Johannes Cizek)
Christoph Ransmayr (Foto: Johannes Cizek)

Germany

India

Listed in alphabetical order by first name:

Poland

Ewa Lipska (left) at the International Book Fair in Warsaw this year
Ewa Lipska (left) at the International Book Fair in Warsaw this year

Russia

Other languages

Awards and honors

International

Australia

Canada

New Zealand

United Kingdom

United States

From the Poetry Society of America

From the Poetry Society of Virginia Student Poetry Contest

[41][42]

Other awards and honors

Deaths

Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:

Jerzy Ficowski's grave, Warsaw
Jerzy Ficowski's grave, Warsaw
date not known Binoy Majumdar born 1934 Bengali
January 4 Irving Layton, 93 born 1912 Canadian
February 21 Gennadiy Aygi, 71 born 1934 Chuvash/ Russian poet
February 25 Tsegaye Gabre-Medhin, 69 born 1936 Ethiopian poet laureate, in New York
March 3 Ivor Cutler, 83 born 1923 Scots poet and comic performer
March 15 Ken Brewer, 64 born 1941 American
March 27 Ian Hamilton Finlay, 80 born 1925 Scots poet, writer, artist and gardener
April 3 Muhammad al-Maghut, 72 born 1934 Syrian Ismaili poet
April 13 Muriel Spark, 88 born 1918 English novelist and poet
May 1 Kikuo Takano, 78 born 1927 Japanese poet and mathematician
May 9 Jerzy Ficowski, 81 born 1924 Polish poet, writer and translator
May 14 Stanley Kunitz, 100 born 1905 former U.S. Poet Laureate
May 18 Gilbert Sorrentino, 77 born 1929 American novelist and poet
June 9 Enzo Siciliano, 72 born 1934 Italian novelist, playwright, literary critic,
broadcasting official, teacher and poet[44]
June 26 Jim Simmerman, 54 born 1952 American
July 6 Lisa Bellear, 45 born 1961 Australian
July 14 Patricia Goedicke born 1931 American, of pneumonia
July 26 Louise Bennett-Coverley born 1919 Jamaican folk poet known as "Miss Lou"
July 30 Trinidad Sanchez, Jr., 63 born 1943 American Chicano performer/poet (stroke complications)
July 31 Lisa Bellear, 45 born 1961 Australian indigenous poet, photographer, activist, dramatist, comedian and broadcaster[45]
August 11 Mazisi Kunene, 76 born 1930 South African poet and academic
August 18 Shamsur Rahman
(also spelled "Shamsur Ruhman"), 76
born 1921 Bengali poet, columnist and journalist
August 25 Silva Kaputikyan, 87 born 1919 Armenian poet
September 4 Colin Thiele, 85 born 1920 Australian poet
October 4 Omran Salahi Afghanistan poet[8]
November 26 Mário Cesariny de Vasconcelos, 83 born 1923 Portuguese painter and surrealist poet
November 27 Győző Határ, 92 Hungarian poet and writer
December 2 kari edwards, 52 born 1954 American poet, artist and gender activist
December 28 John Heath-Stubbs, 88 born 1918 English
date not known Ahmad Hardi born 1922 Kurdish
date not known Aristides Paradissis born 1923 Australian

See also

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