Nov. 3 STERN, RANKINE & REYES in NYC
- STERN, RANKINE & REYES in NYC
The Academy of American Poets Presents Poetry Prize Winners:
Barbara Jane Reyes
Thursday, November 3, 2005 7:00 p.m.
55 West 13th Street
New York City
This event is free and open to the public.
Contact: 212) 274-0343 / http://www.poets.org/
The Academy of American Poets is pleased to announce the recipients of
three major awards for poetry, with a total of $130,000 bestowed upon the
The winners are Gerald Stern (Wallace Stevens Award for proven mastery in
the art of poetry, $100,000), Claudia Rankine (Academy Fellowship for
distinguished poetic achievement at mid-career, $25,000), and Barbara Jane
Reyes (James Laughlin Award for a second book, $5,000).
These three awards are among the Academy of American Poets' seven major
annual book awards. The recipients will be honored at the Academy's awards
ceremony on Thursday, November 3, 2005, at Lang Auditorium, New School,
55 West 13th Street, New York City, at 7:00 p.m. This event is free and open to