Dante Micheaux wins the Four Quartets Prize

The T. S. Eliot Foundation and the Poetry Society of America are pleased to announce the winner of the Four Quartets Prize, Dante Micheaux, for his book Circus. The purse is $20,000. He was selected by judges Rowan Ricardo Phillips, Carmen Giménez Smith, and Rosanna Warren. Read Full Post


Announcing the 2019 Shelley Memorial Award winner, Carl R. Martin

Carl R. Martin is the 2019 recipient of the Poetry Society of America's Shelley Memorial Award. He was selected by judges Vanesha Pravin and Srikanth Reddy. Read Full Post


Announcing the winner of the inaugural Anna Rabinowitz Prize

Darcie Dennigan has been chosen for The Happy End, an athletic performance piece, an adaptation of Mónica de la Torre's collection of poems The Happy End / All Welcome (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2017), performed at the Wilbury Theatre as part of the Providence Fringe Festival in 2018. Read Full Post


Four Quartets Prize Finalists Announced

The T. S. Eliot Foundation and the Poetry Society of America are pleased to announce the three finalists for the Four Quartets Prize, which is to be awarded to a unified and complete sequence of poems published in America in a print or online journal, chapbook, or book in 2018.

The prize—which was launched last year on the 75th anniversary of the publication of Four Quartets in a single volume, in America, in 1943—is first and foremost a celebration of the multi-part poem, which includes entire volumes composed of a unified sequence as well as novels in verse and book-length verse narratives. Read Full Post


“Liquidity of Emotion”: Rob Wynne “Activates” the Americas Collection at the Brooklyn Museum

Rob Wynne is an artist of conviction, steadfast in his assertion that his latest installation—an "activation" with the American Art collection on the fifth floor of the Brooklyn Museum—be called FLOATRead Full Post


Older Posts