CGU Kingsley Tufts poetry winners announced
Claremont Graduate University’s 2018 Kingsley and Kate Tufts Poetry Awards were recently announced .
The Kate Tufts Award, for a first book by a poet of genuine promise, went to Donika Kelly, for her collection, Bestiary. This award comes with a $10,000 prize.
More than 470 titles were submitted for consideration this year. Ten finalists were chosen by a committee led by Don Share, editor of Poetry magazine.
A free and public celebratory reading and reception will be held April 19 at the Huntington Library and Gardens, 1151 Oxford Rd., San Marino.