—David Ferry, Poetry, February 20092011 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize winner David Ferry has won the 2012 National Book Award for his Bewilderment: New Poems and Translations. Listen to Ferry read the above poem, “Scrim,” here.(Announcement from the National Book Foundation here.)

—David Ferry, Poetry, February 2009

2011 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize
winner David Ferry has won the 2012 National Book Award for his Bewilderment: New Poems and Translations. Listen to Ferry read the above poem, “Scrim,” here.
(Announcement from the National Book Foundation here.)

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