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National Book Award Winners - Poetry

Description: The National Book Awards are presented annually "to celebrate the best of American literature, to expand its audience, and to enhance the cultural value of good writing in America." Here we present the medal winners for Poetry.


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Year Title Author Date Added Action
2017 Half-Light: Collected Poems 1965-2016 Frank Bidart 02/12/2018
2016 The Performance Of Becoming Human Daniel Borzutzky 02/12/2018
1976 Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror John Ashbery 05/25/2017
1975 Presentation Piece Marilyn Hacker 05/25/2017
2000 Blessing the Boats Lucille Clifton 05/25/2017
1993 Garbage: A Poem A. R. Ammons 05/25/2017
2002 In the Next Galaxy Ruth Stone 05/25/2017
1979 Mirabell: Books of Number James Merrill 05/25/2017
1995 Passing Through: The Later Poems, New and Selected Stanley Kunitz 05/25/2017
1950 Paterson William Carlos Williams and Christopher J. Macgowan 05/25/2017
1968 The Light Around the Body Robert Bly 05/25/2017
2006 Splay Anthem Nathaniel Mackey 05/25/2017
1974 The Fall of America: Poems of These States 1965-1971 Allen Ginsberg 05/25/2017
1994 Worshipful Company of Fletchers: Poems James Tate 05/25/2017
1983 Selected Poems Galway Kinnell 05/25/2017
2003 The Singing: Poems C. K. Williams 05/25/2017
1959 Words for the Wind: The Collected Verse of Theodore Roethke Theodore Roethke 05/25/2017
1981 The Need To Hold Still: Poems Lisel Mueller 05/25/2017
2001 Poems Seven: New and Complete Poetry Alan Dugan and Carl Phillips 05/25/2017
2007 Time and Materials: Poems 1997-2005 Robert Hass 05/25/2017
2008 Fire to Fire Mark Doty 05/25/2017
1955 The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens Wallace Stevens 05/25/2017
1991 What Work Is Philip Levine 05/25/2017
1980 Ashes: Poems New and Old Philip Levine 05/25/2017
1966 Buckdancer's Choice James Dickey 05/25/2017

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