Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Sharon Olds Wins $100,000 Wallace Stevens Poetry Award

Posted at 12:11PM Saturday 10 Sep 2016
American poet Sharon Olds has won the $100,000 (£75,000) Wallace Stevens award for her "proven mastery in the art of poetry". Judges praised her work for its "candour and clarity" and for having given younger female poets "permission to speak".

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