Past winners of the White Crane/James White
James Nawrocki San Francisco, California.
Two finalists were also chosen by the judge:
The biennial poetry prize was established by the White Crane
Institute in collaboration with Phil Willkie to honor Gay male
The judge for the inaugural year was the poet and author Mark
White Crane is the Journal of Gay Mens Wisdom
and Culture. It was established in 1989 and has published quarterly
for twenty years.
In 2004 it was an Utne Independent Press nominee. Since 2005
the magazine has been published by the White Crane Institute,
which also publishes White Crane Books, and sponsors Gay cultural
retreats and programs nationally. Mr. Willkie is the former
publisher of the James White Review and is the literary
executor of the James L. White Estate.