Sunday, May 20, 2007

Lucille Clifton - Poet - $100,000 prize

Congrats to poet Lucille Clifton for winning the $100,000 US Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, for her lifetime achievements as a US poet. She's the first African American to win the award. Clifton is the author of "Quilting: Poems 1987 - 1990."

1 comment:

Libby said...

Thanks for posting this. I can't believe I missed this. I am truly ga-ga over Lucille Clifton.