The Science Fiction & Fantasy Poetry Association (SFPA) has announced the winners of the 2017 Elgin Awards, presented for the best poetry chapbook and the best full-length poetry book in the speculative genre. The Elgin Awards are named after the founder of SFPA, Suzette Haden Elgin.
- First Place: Leviathan, Neil Aitken (Hyacinth Girl)
- Second Place: Radio Heart, or; How Robots Fall Out of Love, Margaret Rhee (Finishing Line)
- Third Place: Apocalypse, John C. Mannone (Alban Lake)
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- First Place: Field Guide to the End of the World, Jeannine Hall Gailey (Moon City)
- Second Place (TIE): A History of the Cetacean American Diaspora, Jenna Le (Anchor & Plume) and Small Spirits: Dark Dolls, Marge Simon (Midnight Town)
- Third Place: Dead Starships, Wendy Rathbone (Eye Scry)
For more information, see the SFPA website.