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“


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“