The Poetry Trust announced the shortlist:
Christian Campbell - Running the Dusk
Robert Dickinson - Micrographia
Sheila Hillier - A Quechua Confession Manual
Katharine Towers - The Floating Man
Sam Willetts - New Light for the Old Dark
Tony Williams - The Corner of Arundel Lane and Charles Street
This year's winner will be announced at the start of the 22nd Aldeburgh Poetry Festival on Friday 5 November 2010.
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Find out more about The Aldeburgh First Collection Prize
We are delighted to announce that The Floating Man by Katharine Towers has been shortlisted for The Aldeburgh First Collection Prize 2010.
This stunning debut poetry collection is one of only six titles shortlisted from 95 entries for the £3,000 prize.