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The Tenth Anthony Hecht Poetry Prize

Winner of the tenth annual Anthony Hecht Poetry Prize announced

The winner of the latest Anthony Hecht Poetry Prize, announced by judge Anthony Thwaite on March 12th 2015, is Jaimee Hills's How to Avoid Speaking. Ms Hills, of Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin, will receive a purse of $3,000, and her collection will be published by Waywiser in November of this year, when she and Mr Thwaite will give a joint reading at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington D.C.



New publication

Joseph Harrison, Shakespeare's Horse

March 12th, 2015

Joseph Harrison, Shakespeare's Horse
Mary Jo Salter, It's Hard to Say

New publication

Mary Jo Salter, It's Hard to Say: Selected Poems

March 12th, 2015

Joseph Harrison
Dora Malech
Forthcoming events

Readings by Joseph Harrison, Dora Malech,
V. Penelope Pelizzon, and Mary Jo Salter

V. Penelope Pelizzon
Mary Jo Salter
In memoriam

Mark Strand

Mark Strand
Geoffrey Brock, Voices Bright Flags Clive Watkins, Already the Flames

Times Literary Supplement Books of the Year

Geoffrey Brock's Voices Bright Flags

Clive Watkins's Already the Flames


Recent Event

Geoffrey Brock, winner of the 9th Anthony Hecht Poetry Prize, and judge Heather McHugh read at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington D.C. on Monday 17th November, 2014

Geoffrey Brock Heather McHugh
Geoffrey Brock, Voices Bright Flags

Recent Publication

Geoffrey Brock, Voices Bright Flags: poems

November 17th, 2014


Recent Publication

K. M. Ross, The Blinding Walk: a novel

October 9th, 2014

K.M. Ross, The Blinding Walk
Clive Watkins, Already the Flames

Recent Publication

Clive Watkins, Already the Flames: poems

October 9th, 2014

Recent author appearances
Chris Preddle Clive Watkins
K. M. Ross Clive Watkins
Recent author appearances
Recent author appearances
Clive Watkins
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