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Dennis Finnell

Poetry

Interviewed by: Robert Stewart

Catalog Number: 19781118

Born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, poet Dennis Finnell, reads from his debut collection, Red Cottage, winner of the Juniper Prize from the University of Massachusetts. He discusses his writing process and the frequent theme of responsibility that occurs within his work. Our Audio Archives also contain interviews with Dennis Finnell from 2001 and 2014.

| Subject Matter: Responsibility, Writing | Interview Year: 1978 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: Juniper 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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