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Issue Details: First known date: 2011... 2011 Second Poet Pulls Out of TS Eliot Prize
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Alison Flood reports on John Kinsella's withdrawal from the 2011 T. S. Eliot Prize following his shortlisting for the award. Kinsella told the Guardian newspaper that 'I regret that I must do this at a particularly difficult time for the Poetry Book Society but the business of Aurum [the prize's sponsor] does not sit with my personal politics and ethics'.

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    y separately published work icon The Guardian 8 December 2011 Z1834664 2011 newspaper issue 2011 pg. 19
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  • Armour John Kinsella , 2011 selected work poetry
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