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Chronicle of the Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry: Discussions,


The tuition of Journalism at Columbia college has provided the Pulitzer Prize when you consider that 1917. these days there are prizes in 21 different types from the fields of journalism, literature and tune. The Pulitzer Prize Archive offers the heritage of this award from its beginnings to the current: In components A to E the awarding of the prize in each one type is documented, commented and organized chronologically. half F covers the background of the prize biographically and bibliographically. half G offers the historical past to the choices.

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1 ff. Columbia University, The 84th annual Pulitzer Prizes ... , New York, April 10, 2000, p. 6. 30 Dunn blesses and imbues his readers ... " Bruce Smith's poems, the jury report says, "pose as overheard dispatches spoken to various of the speaker/author's close beloveds - a dying father, an ex-wife. Often the speaker is penitent for his own inability to love these characters properly ... "181 So thought the Pulitzer Prize Board and Stephen Dunn and his book earned the poetry award. 182 The 2002 Jurors, after their deliberations, arrived at the following three nominees: Practical Gods by Carl Dennis, The Seven Ages by Louise Gluck, and The Beforelife by Franz Wright.

Columbia University, The Pulitzer Prizes, op. , p. 64. 1 lO It can be attributed to the mediation of a member of the Advisory Board that there was finally agreement on one entry short-listed by all jurors the book Live or Die by Anne G. 1 11 This decision was confirmed by the Advisory Board and thus the author received the Pulitzer Prize. 112 The jury's work turned out to be entirely non-problematic in 1968. The following three works made the shortlist: The Hard Hours by Anthony Hecht, Poems 1957-1967 by lames Dickey, and The Complete Poems by Marianne Moore.

One 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 Preliminary Report, March 3, 1956, pp. 1 f. Second Report, March 6, 1956, p. 3. Columbia University. The Pulitzer Prizes, op. , p. 64. Poetry Jury Report, undated (March 1957), pp. 2 f. Columbia University, The Pulitzer Prizes, op. , p. 64. First Report, undated (March 1958), pp. 1 f. Second Report, March 19, 1958, p. 1. Columbia University, The Pulitzer Prizes, op. , p. 64. 16 juror expressed the following opinion about Cummings' piece of work: "It has all his characteristics: the idiosyncrasies of punctuation, the disrupted syntax, the wild metaphorical leaps, the mockeries, the tendernesses, the mixture of buffoonery and wit...

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