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Griffin Prize announces 2013 judges

Breyten Breytenbach

The Griffin Trust for Excellence in Poetry has announced its judges for the 2013 Griffin Prize.

South African writer, artist, and human rights activist Breyten Breytenbach will be joined by 2011 Griffin finalist Suzanne Buffam and New York City poet Mark Doty in determining shortlists and winners in both the Canadian and international categories.

The finalists will be announced April 9 and the winner on June 13.