Ballina Region for Refugees Poetry Prize
in memory of Louise Griffiths – a past member of BR4R
Proudly supported by
The 2020 Seeking Asylum Poetry Prize
is now finalised.
Ballina Region for Refugees congratulates this year’s winner
Victoria King with the poem ‘Can I Hold a Village?’. click to view
Victoria receives $300 prizemoney and a subscription to the Saturday Paper
Second placegetter is Genevieve Barr with the poem ‘Disappeared’. click to view
Genevieve receives $150 prizemoney.
Third placegetter is Yasaman Bagheri with the poem ‘Empty Envelope’.click to view
Yasaman receives $50 prizemoney.
The above poems are reproduced below and will be published in Coolabah, an on-line journal as well as in the BR4R newsletter.
Start planning now for the 2021 BR4R Seeking Asylum Art Prize
The Seeking Asylum Poetry Prize was established in 2019
in memory of Louise Griffiths a past member of BR4R.