Competitions and Awards

Scope and Content

Edwin Morgan was asked to be a judge for a number of poetry competitions and awards. This series includes papers relating to the following: 'New Poets Award' (1970-1972); 'The National Poetry Competition' organised by the Poetry Society in association with BBC Radio 3 (1981-1982 & 1988-1989); 'Pushkin Prizes' (1989-2002); 'Forth Bridge Centenary Poetry Competition' (1990); 'Poetry Book Society Translation Choice' (1992-1996); 'British Comparative Literature Association Translation Competition' (1993-1996); 'Hamlyn: Awards for Poetry' (1997); 'Scottish Arts Council Creative Scotland Awards' (2000); and 'Keith Wright Literary Prize, University of Strathclyde (2003).


The contents of this series were selected during cataloguing and arranged broadly chronologically.

Access Information

Cataloguing is in progress and access to some material is restricted; appointment required

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available at University of Glasgow Collections

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