Ellen Bryant Voigt

12 months ago by in Poetry, Saturday

??????????????????Ellen Bryant Voigt has published eight volumes of poetry, most recently Messenger: New and Selected Poems (2007), and Headwaters (2013). Her collections have been finalists for the National Book Crit¬ics’ Circle Award, the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize, and she has received recognition from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the Academy of American Poets, the National Endowment of the Arts, the Guggenheim Foundation, the Lila Wallace-Reader’s Digest Fund, the Fellowship of Southern Writers and Pushcart. A former Vermont State Poet and Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets, she lives in Cabot, Vermont, and is a 2015 MacArthur Fellow.