Schlagwort: Amy Gerstler

Finalists for Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award

Claremont Graduate University announced the finalists for its Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award. The prize, which goes to a mid-career poet of a current book, carries with it an award of $100,000. The finalists are: Kyle Dargan for „Honest Engine“ (University of Georgia Press) Ross Gay… Continue Reading „Finalists for Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award“

Best poetry books of 2015

▪ “Conflict Resolution for Holy Beings,” by Joy Harjo (Norton). … She is a member of the Muscogee Creek Nation of Oklahoma and uses her heritage to prove poetry transcends despair. ▪ “Felicity,” by Mary Oliver (Penguin). … ▪ “How to Be Drawn,” by… Continue Reading „Best poetry books of 2015“

2015 NATIONAL BOOK AWARDS LONGLIST FOR POETRY

The ten contenders for the National Book Award for Poetry New York, NY (September 15, 2015) – The National Book Foundation announces the Longlist for the 2015 National Book Award for Poetry. Finalists will be revealed on October 14. Well-known contemporary poets and one… Continue Reading „2015 NATIONAL BOOK AWARDS LONGLIST FOR POETRY“