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Charles Wright Joins NPR’s ‘All Things Considered’ to Welcome Autumn September 26, 2014: What could be a better way to summon autumn than a visit by new poet laureate, Charles Wright, to the studios of NPR’S “All Things Considered” for a conversation with host Melissa [...] by

The Poetry of New U.S. Poet Laureate Charles Wright June 12, 2014: Later today the Library of Congress will name Charles Wright as the 20th United States Poet Laureate. First appearing in Poetry magazine in September 1969, Wright has been a frequent contributor to [...] by

Charles Wright to Become Next Poet Laureate of the United States June 12, 2014: It’s been decided, Charles Wright has been named the next U.S. poet laureate. The New York Times reports: The Library of Congress is to announce on Thursday that the next poet laureate will be [...] by

Jeffrey Yang Leads Us into the Abyss March 20, 2013: “I used to keep a list of books in which ‘the abyss’ appeared — the physical-metaphorical-metaphysical-condition-of-the-bottomless-existence-of-our-darkest-nightmares-realized abyss,” [...] by

Charles Wright Awarded 2013 Bollingen Poetry Prize January 24, 2013: Congratulations are due to Charles Wright for winning the 2013 Bollingen Poetry Prize. Wright enters an elite pantheon of past winners that includes Ezra Pound, Wallace Stevens, Marianne Moore, and [...] by

Lisa Russ Spaar Points to the Moon July 18, 2012: Of all the poetic inspirations in nature, one of the most universal lies 384,400 kilometers from the Earth’s surface. On The Chronicle of Higher Education website, poet Lisa Russ Spaar shares [...] by