The Golden Shovel Anthology

The Golden Shovel Anthology

New Poems Honoring Gwendolyn Brooks
Second Edition
Edited by Peter Kahn, Ravi Shankar, and Patricia Smith
Foreword by Terrance Hayes
330 pages
6″ x 9″
978-1-68226-024-1 (paper)
February 2017
Second edition: May 2019

 

Patricia Smith Named Editor of Miller Williams Poetry Series

Patricia Smith Named Editor of Miller Williams Poetry Series

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Acclaimed poet Patricia Smith has been named series editor for the Miller Williams Poetry Series and will select the winner and finalists of the annual $5,000 Miller Williams Poetry Prize. Smith is the author of seven books of poetry and the...
National Poetry Month 2017: “Queen of the Blues” by Kim Addonizio

NPM17: “Queen of the Blues” by Kim Addonizio

April is National Poetry Month. To celebrate, the University of Arkansas Press will present poetry every day for the month. Today, we present “Queen of the Blues” by Kim Addonizio, from The Golden Shovel Anthology: New Poems Honoring Gwendolyn Brooks, edited by Peter...