Schlagwort: Christian Wiman

75. Nominierung

30 Bücher wurden für den Preis des US-amerikanischen National Book Critics Circle nominiert, der die besten Bücher des Jahres 2014 auszeichnen soll. Der Preis wird in 6 Kategorien vergeben: Autobiographie, Biographie, Kritik, Prosa, Sachbuch und Lyrik. Der Gedichtband “Citizen: An American Lyric” von Claudia…

84. David Orr’s Top Ten 2014

Louise Glück, “Faithful and Virtuous Night.” The recent winner of the National Book Award, Glück’s 14th collection is wry, dreamlike and snow-covered: a testament to her late career resurgence, and to her increasing ability to inhabit personas like, but not identical to, her own (in this…

103. Was mit Geld

Amerika ist anders. Die Poetry Foundation, die von einer Millionenspende der Unternehmerin und Lyrikliebhaberin Ruth Lilly lebt und gute Werke finanziert, erhält wieder eine größere Summe, diesmal speziell zur Unterstützung junger Dichter. Amerika, du hast es besser! Gibt es in Deutschland Unternehmer, die Lyrik…

108. Preis für Marie Ponsot

The Poetry Foundation is pleased to announce that poet Marie Ponsot has won the 2013 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize. Presented annually to a living U.S. poet whose lifetime accomplishments warrant extraordinary recognition, the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize is one of the most prestigious awards…

98. Poetry Foundation Celebrates National Poetry Month

Free issues of Poetry, new educational resources, Record-a-Poem, and more   CHICAGO —The Poetry Foundation is pleased to announce an exciting array of literary programs and poetry events across the country in celebration of National Poetry Month, April 2013. Poetry Fifty thousand free copies of Poetry’s…

2. 2011 Ruth Lilly Fellowship Winners Announced

Geldregen für junge Dichter: $75,000 in prizes awarded to five young poets CHICAGO — The Poetry Foundation and Poetry magazine are pleased to announce the five recipients of 2011 Ruth Lilly Fellowships: Olivia Clare, T. Zachary Cotler, Farnoosh Fathi, Alison Seay, and Marcus Wicker. Among the…

58. David Ferry Awarded 2011 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize

Award recognizes lifetime accomplishment with $100,000 prize CHICAGO — The Poetry Foundation is pleased to announce that poet David Ferry has won the 2011 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize. Presented annually to a living US poet whose lifetime accomplishments warrant extraordinary recognition, the Ruth Lilly…

109. Nur nicht die Poesie

In seinem angestammten Haus in der im damaligen Vatikanstaat gelegenen Stadt Recanti, hoch über der Adria, schrieb der italienische Dichter Giacomo Leopardi, der größte, den sein Land nach Dante hervorgebracht hat, etwas, das sich jeder Lyrikleser einprägen sollte: „Alles seit Homer ist besser geworden, nur nicht…

100. 2010 Ruth Lilly Fellowship Winners Announced

$75,000 in prizes awarded to five young poets CHICAGO — The Poetry Foundation and Poetry magazine are pleased to announce the five recipients of the 2010 Ruth Lilly Fellowships: Brooklyn Copeland, Miriam Bird Greenberg, Nate Klug, Dora Malech, and Christopher Shannon. Among the largest awards…

68. Eleanor Ross Taylor Awarded 2010 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize

Award recognizes lifetime accomplishment with $100,000 prize CHICAGO — The Poetry Foundation is pleased to announce that poet Eleanor Ross Taylor has won the 2010 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize. Presented annually to a living U.S. poet whose lifetime accomplishments warrant extraordinary recognition, the Ruth…

121. Dear Fellow Poetry Lovers,

Let us remember that in the end we go to poetry for one reason, so that we might more fully inhabit our lives and the world in which we live them, and that if we more fully inhabit these things, we might be less…

40. TO LET YOU PASS

Remembering Craig Arnold. By Christian Wiman Poetry Media Service It is now seven months since Craig Arnold died—or vanished, as most notices have termed it. We have delayed running an obituary for him partly because of the circumstances of his death. As most people…

87. 2009 Ruth Lilly Fellowship Winners Announced

$75,000 in prizes awarded to five young poets CHICAGO — The Poetry Foundation and Poetry magazine are proud to announce the five recipients of the 2009 Ruth Lilly Fellowships: Malachi Black, Eric Ekstrand, Chloë Honum, Jeffrey Schultz, and Joseph Spece. Among the largest awards offered to…