Dana Gioia Wins 2018 Poets Prize
Dana Gioia is the 2018 winner of the Poets’ Prize for 99 Poems: New & Selected, published in hardcover by Graywolf Press in 2016 and released in paperback in 2017. Gioia will be honored at a ceremony held at the Nicholas Roerich Museum in New York City on Friday, May 18. The Poets’ Prize is awarded annually by a committee of 20 poets to the best book of verse published by an American during the preceding year. The prize is administered by Lake Forest College and the $3,000 prize is funded by the members of the committee.