Paladin Award

The Paladin Award

“For extraordinary long-term contribution to poetry in Illinois”

Given by the Editors of RHINO

The 2014 Paladin Award is given to Allison Joseph

Teacher, Editor, Poet, Innovator, Mentor
The 2014 Paladin Award will be presented to Allison Joseph on April 25, 2014

Read more about Allison here.

The 2013 Paladin Award was given to Barry Silesky
Founding Editor of ACM, Poet, Teacher, Activist, Mentor
Read more about Barry here.

The 2012 Paladin Award was given to Michael Anderson
Poet, Editor, Philanthropist, Business Leader, Friend of RHINO
Read more about Michael here.

The 2011 Paladin Award was given to Alice George
Teacher, Editor Extraordinaire, Mentor

Read more about Alice here.

The 2010 Paladin Award was given to Ron Offen
American poet, playwright, critic, editor, and theater producer, and founder of Free Lunch

Read more about Ron Offen here