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2018 Poetry and Psychoanalysis Competition

We are delighted to announce the winners of our poetry and psychoanalysis competition, in collaboration with Under the Radar Magazine. The following winners were announced on Saturday 30 June 2018 at our conference Poetry and Psychoanalysis: Writing Shame, which was supported by the Forward Arts Foundation:

IOPA 'Special Prize' Winner (for mental health workers)

Cones – Louisa Campbell

Commended (in no particular order)

The Pattern  - Jinny Fisher 
Agenbyte of Inwit - Ruth McIlroy 
Gazpacho - Stephanie Hutton 

Main competition

First prize -  Crossing the Hinge - Mandy Pannett  
Second prize - Dear Virgo - Miranda Peake  
Third prize - Hate - Giles Goodland 

Commended (in no particular order)

If you were more horses - Elisabeth Sennitt Clough 
The dystopia game - Sandra Galton
The One - Steve Wasserman
Oneironaut - Elisabeth Sennitt Clough 

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