Best American Poetry (2011) (2011)

Kevin Young (Editor) David Lehman (Editor)
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Product Details

Price
$16.00
Publisher
Scribner Book Company
Publish Date
September 20, 2011
Pages
211
Dimensions
5.57 X 0.64 X 8.41 inches | 0.61 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781439181492

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About the Author

Kevin Young's first book, Most Way Home, was selected for the National Poetry Series by Lucille Clifton and won the Zacharis First Book Prize from Ploughshares. His subsequent poems and essays have appeared in The New Yorker, Paris Review, Grand Street, Kenyon Review, Callaloo, and Code; his work has also been featured on National Public Radio's All Things Considered and in The Beacon Best of 1999. A former Stegner fellow in poetry at Stanford University, Young is currently an assistant professor of English and African American studies at the University of Georgia in Athens.

David Lehman, the series editor of The Best American Poetry, is also the editor of the Oxford Book of American Poetry. His books of poetry include Poems in the Manner Of, New and Selected Poems, Yeshiva Boys, When a Woman Loves a Man, and The Daily Mirror. He lives in New York City and Ithaca, New York.