April 13, 2017
In case you missed the announcement earlier this week, the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry goes to Tyehimba Jess, for his book Olio (Wave Books, 2016). The finalists were XX, by Campbell McGrath (Ecco/HarperCollins) and Collected Poems: 1950-2012, by the late Adrienne Rich (W.W. Norton). Read more about Jess and Olio or watch a video of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize Announcement by Pulitzer Prize Administrator Mike Pride.
June 17, 2016
W. W. Norton & Company has published a new collection of work by Adrienne Rich, The Collected Poems of Adrienne Rich, with an introduction by Claudia Rankine. Read Elizabeth Lund’s review in The Washington Post and find it at your local independent bookseller (such as Village Books, The Elliott Bay Book Company, King’s Books and Powell’s.)
May 16, 2015
“You must write, and read, as if your life depended on it.”
(May 16, 1929 – March 27, 2012)
photo: Colleen McKay