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Marie Ponsot Awarded 2013 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize March 18, 2013: Every year we celebrate the lifetime achievement of a living U.S. poet, and this year we're thrilled to announce that poet Marie Ponsot has won the 2013 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize. At $100,000, it is one of the nation’s largest literary prizes. Established in 1986, the prize is sponsored and administered by the Poetry Foundation, publisher of [...] by

In Memoriam: Lucille Clifton 1936-2010 February 15, 2010: The Baltimore Sun reports that poet Lucille Clifton died over the weekend at the age of 73. She will be deeply missed. In addition to being awarded the Ruth Lilly Prize by the Poetry Foundation in 2007, Clifton was a National Book Award winner and was twice nominated for a Pulitzer Prize. You'll find an interview with Lucille Clifton, [...] by