Tag: Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize

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Congratulations to Eleanor Boudreau, winner the 2019 Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize!

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Congratulations to Eleanor Boudreau, winner the 2019 Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize!

University of Pittsburgh Press is excited to announce Eleanor Boudreau as the 2019 winner of the Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize for her collection Earnest, Earnest?. It was selected from over 600 submissions and will be published by UPP next fall. Boudreau will also receive a $5,000 cash prize. “I love puns, but Earnest, Earnest? is more than a pun. At some point, my quest to say what I mean and mean what I say, as a poet, but also as a human being, became a question, Earnest, Earnest?,” said the 35-year-old Cambridge, MA, native. In Earnest, Earnest?, the speaker,…

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