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Mary Jo Salter

Poetry

Interviewed by: Robert Stewart

Catalog Number: 20061208, 20060329

A co-editor of the Norton Anthology of Poetry, Salter talks with New Letters magazine editor Robert Stewart about her own work. Salter is known for using formal verse and rhyme in her poetry with much success. The New York Times named her fifth collection, Open Shutters, a 2003 notable book of the year. In this show, Salter shares some secrets of her creative process.

  

| Subject Matter: Formal Verse and Rhyme, The Creative Process | Interview Year: 2005 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: 2003 Notable Book of the Year |

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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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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.