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American Poetry Medley

Poetry

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 20010418, 20000419

This audio collection contains poetry by some of America’s favorite writers,  including present and past U.S Poet Laureates--Stanley Kunitz, Robert Pinsky, Robert Hass and Rita Dove--as well as Pulitzer Prize winners Carolyn Kizer and Yusef Komunyakaa.  The verse of Gary Soto and the music and poetry of  Joy Harjo and her band, Poetic Justice, round out the presentation that celebrates poetry in American life.

| Interview Year: 2000 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: Poet Laureate, Pulitzer Prize |

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Winners Announced: New Letters Literary Awards

New Letters is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the $2,500 Conger Beasley Jr. Prize for Nonfiction, the $1,500 New Letters Prize for Fiction, and the $1,500 Prize for Poetry. See the winners, judges, and finalists here.

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