Monday, April 15, 2013

Sharon Olds Wins Pulitzer for Poetry!

Sharon Olds, who served as New York State Poet Laureate under our sponsorship (1998-2000), has just received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry for Stag's Leap.

Writers Institute State Poet page for Sharon Olds:

"Like Whitman, Ms. Olds sings the body in celebration of a power stronger than political oppression." --New York Times