Topic: Natasha Trethewey
Natasha Trethewey was praised by Librarian of Congress James Billington for making herself so accessible to the public.
The writer is the first African-American poet laureate in almost a decade and the first Southern writer since Robert Penn Warren was appointed in 1986.
Five short reviews of some of today's most popular books of verse
04/15/2008 01:00 am
Poems from a poet grounded in history – his own and that of the world.
04/14/2008 01:00 am