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Fallen Journalist Finds Solace and Success in Poetry

Fallen Journalist Finds Solace and Success in Poetry – NYTimes.com.

BookBits“She is Patricia Smith, Staten Island’s literary sensation, a poet, an English professor and a star on the national stage. Last month, she won the Rebekah Johnson Bobbitt National Prize for Poetry, awarded by the Library of Congress to luminaries such as James Merrill, Louise Glück and Mark Strand. In April, she won a Guggenheim Fellowship in poetry.”

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