Tsitsi Jaji has been named winner of the 2018 Northwestern University Press Poetry Prize for her collection of poems, Mother..
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Hiwot Adilow (Ethiopia), Theresa Lola (Nigeria), and Momtaza Mehri (Somalia) have been announced as winners of the 6th Brunel International African Poetry Prize. Sponsored by..
Tōta Kaneko, a famous Haiku poet, has died at 98 from acute respiratory distress syndrome. Born in 1919 in Saitama..
The Claremont Graduate University has announced Patricia Smith as winner of the 2018 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award for her collection,..
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has elected poet and scholar Elizabeth Alexander as its new president. Succeeding Earl Lewis who..
If the poem gives you that “drifting experience,” it is doing what it is supposed to do. Unlocking the Unconscious..
As part of an attempt to use technology in law enforcement, programmers designed a computer that would decode the notorious..
Some books start from the end, others start from the middle, others start from the beginning, and there are books..
What Adura Ojo has shown us with this collection is that, indeed, a poem is endless. From ‘Happy Lizards,’ to..
Her devotion to poetry is one of the greatest things that has happened to literature—this is how much Anne Sexton..