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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  ...


These poets have won the American Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, awarded since 1922 ... 1919 special awards that the organization now considers the first Poetry Pulitzers. For articles on their prize-winning poetry, see Category:Pulitzer Prize for ...


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.


Browse current and past winners of the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. The 2015 winner is Digest by Gregory Pardlo.


Jun 2, 2012 ... Gwendolyn Brooks, the first black person to win a Pulitzer Prize, holds a portrait of ... She also wrote poems about the struggles of black women.


On this date in 1950, Gwendolyn Brooks became the first African American awarded the Pulitzer Prize for her book of poetry, "Annie Allen." Reference:


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.


Colson Whitehead won in fiction; Lynn Nottage in drama and Tyehimba Jess in poetry. Hisham Matar won for biography or autobiography.


Apr 2, 2014 ... 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 ...


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 ...