Read National Book Award Winners in Poetry
Published on Tuesday, September 15, 2009 - 5:01pm
The National Book Award, given since 1950, honors the year’s best work in fiction, nonfiction and poetry. Read past poetry winners:
- Fire to Fire: New and Collected Poems by Mark Doty (2008)
- Time and Materials by Robert Hass (2007)
- Splay Anthem by Nathaniel Mackey (2006)
- Migration: New and Selected Poems by W.S. Merwin (2005)
- Door in the Mountain: New and Collected Poems, 1965-2003 by Jean Valentine (2004)
- The Singing by C.K. Williams (2003)
- In the Next Galaxy by Ruth Stone (2002)
- Poems Seven: New and Complete Poetry by Alan Dugan (2001)
- Blessing the Boats: New and Selected Poems 1988-2000 by Lucille Clifton (2000)
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Find out more and view book nominees at the National Book Award Website.