Who Is Rae Armantrout, Winner of the Poetry Pulitzer?

Struggling with cancer, Rae Armantrout, 62, thought she would die sometime during the last half of her book of poems, Versed. It's a good thing she was wrong; otherwise, she would have missed the surprise of winning the 2010 Pulitzer Prize in poetry. She heard this news Monday, and it may be sweeter for us that this announcement came during National Poetry Month. ...more