The Pulitzer Prize for Poetry is one of the seven American Pulitzer Prizes that are annually ... the preceding calendar year. Finalists have been announced since 1980, ordinarily two others beside the winner. ... In its first 92 years to 2013, the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry was awarded 92 times. Two were given in 2008, none in ...
Collected Poems: 1950-2012, by the late Adrienne Rich (W.W. Norton) ... that are often little thought-bombs detonating in the mind long after the first reading. .... Good Woman: Poems and a Memoir 1969-1980 and Next: New Poems, by Lucille ...
Apr 28, 2014 ... She became the first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1920 ... Brooks ( 1917-2000) won the 1950 Pulitzer Prize for poetry for Annie ...
Women Pulitzer Prize Winners for Letters, Drama, and Music ... 1993, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Rita Dove named Poet Laureate of the U.S.. 1996, Jorie Graham for The Dream ... 1947, Margaret Clapp for Forgotten First Citizen: John Bigelow.
Oct 10, 2013 ... The Chilean poet is the only Latin American woman to have won the Nobel prize. ... novel about village life in China won the Pulitzer Prize for the novel and was a best seller. ... She was the first Italian woman to win the prize.
Interesting Information: In 1918 the Pulitzer Committee presented a Pulitzer Special Citation for poetry books to Teasdale. (In 1919, they did the same to Carl ...
Jun 17, 2014 ... Primed for stardom: Anne Sexton in 1966, woman on the verge. ... The first two books she wrote after winning the Pulitzer, Love Poems and ...
On this date in 1950, Gwendolyn Brooks became the first African American awarded the Pulitzer Prize for her book of poetry, "Annie Allen." Reference:
Browse current and past winners of the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. The 2015 winner is Digest by Gregory Pardlo.
Apr 2, 2014 ... Learn more about Chicago poet Gwendolyn Brooks, whose 1949 collection, ... Gwendolyn Brooks is the first African American to win a Pulitzer Prize. ... by Inez Cunningham Stark, an affluent woman with a literary background. ... Brooks won the Pulitzer Prize in poetry for Annie Allen, making her the first ...