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Marianne Boruch Wins Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award

Claremont Graduate University announced that the winner of its 2013 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award is Marianne Boruch, author of the TU Press book In the Blue Pharmacy: Essays on Poetry and Other Transformations. Boruch will receive $100,000 for her collection The Book of Hours, published by Copper Canyon Press. The prize, one of the largest American awards for poetry, is given to a midcareer poet. Boruch's work includes the additional poetry collections Grace, Fallen From and Poems: New and Selected, the essay collection Poetry's Old Air, and the memoir The Glimpse Traveler. She teaches creative writing at Purdue University and Warren Wilson College. Read more.

 

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