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Poetry awards, 1950

Poetry awards, 1950

a compilation of original poetry published in magazines of the English-speaking world in 1949.

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press, Oxford University Press in Philadelphia, London .
Written in English


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Paginationxv,89p. ;
Number of Pages89
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Open LibraryOL18867105M


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A prize of $3, and publication by American Poetry Review is given annually for a first poetry collection. The winning book is distributed by Copper Canyon Press through Consortium.

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That book of mine was called New Young German Poets and was a work of translation; the publisher was City Lights (thru Lawrence. Find details about every creative writing competition—including poetry contests, short story competitions, essay contests, awards for novels, grants for translators, and more—that we’ve published in the Grants & Awards section of Poets & Writers Magazine during the past year.

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From to they. Award 4—Lucille Medwick Memorial Award, $ For an original poem in any form on a humanitarian theme. Established by Maury Medwick in memory of his wife, the poet and editor. Award 5—Alice Fay Di Castagnola Award, $1, For 10 pages of poetry from a manuscript-in-progress.

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Edward Hirsch was born in Chicago on Januand educated both at Grinnell College and the University of Pennsylvania, where he received a PhD in folklore. His first collection of poems, For the Sleepwalkers (Alfred A.

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