Winners Announced for SciPo Poetry Competition 'The Science of the Seas'

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Thank you to everyone who entered their poetry into this competition. The judge was blown away with the quality of the entries and the organisers were so pleased about the number of entries we received. 

We are pleased to announce the outcome of the competition. 


1st Place: Lesley Saunders with the poem Palinurus

2nd Place: Eveline Pye with the poem Mother of the Sea.


We also congratulate our Commended:

Dorothy Yamamoto with the poem Nautilus

Katharina Dixon-Ward with the poem Pond Liner, 9pm

Anoushka Havinden with the poem The Bathymetry of the Inner Sound

and Daniele Nunziata  with the poem Thalassa




The winning entries will be made available on the Scipo Network website on the 1st September 2020, and will be read aloud at the SciPo Interum event for 2020, 'Science of the Seas'. Registration is still open to attend this event, and instructions on how to register can be found here.