Dragonfly Press Logo     The Montserrat Review Logo

2000 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Awards

Congratulations to 2000 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award Winner Robert Wrigley

The purse for this award in the 2000 competition was $50,000.

And Kate Tufts Discovery Award Winner Terrance A. Hayes

The purse for this award in the 2000 competition was $5,000.

The panel of judges for the 2000 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Awards were:

Alice Quinn, chair & poetry editor of The New Yorker; B.H. Fairchild, poet, Professor of English at California State University, San Bernardino, and past Kinglsey Tufts Award recipient; Carol Muske-Dukes, poet, critic, and professor of English at the University of Southern California; Charles H. Rowell, editor of Callaloo and professor of English at the University of Virginia; and Gary Soto, poet, memoirist, librettist, publisher and storyteller.

Preliminary judges for the competition were:

Robert Faggen, associate professor of literature at Claremont McKenna College, critic, and editor; Christopher Buckley, poet and chair of the Creative Writing Department at the University of California, Riverside; and Gary Young, poet and freelance writer.

Previous Winners

Year   Kingsley Tufts Award   Kate Tufts Award
1999   B.H. Fairchild - The Art of the Lathe   Barbara Ras - Bite Every Sorrow
1998   John Koethe - Falling Water   Charles Harper - Webb
1997   Campbell McGrath - Spring Comes to Chicago   Lucia Perillo - The Body Mutinies
1996   Deborah Digges - Rough Music   Barbara Hamby - Delirium
1995   Thomas Lux - Split Horizon   Doug Anderson - The Moon Reflected Fire
1994   Yusef Komunyakaa - Neon Vernacular   Catherine Bowman - 1-800-HOT-RIBS
1993   Susan Mitchell - Rapture N/A

Questions, comments, and entries for the current year may be submitted to:

Poetic Gallery for the Kingsley and Kate Tufts Poetry Awards
  Claremont Graduate University
  160 E. Tenth Street,
  Harper East B7
  Claremont, California 91711-6165
  (909) 621-8974

Comments and suggestions to webmaster@cgu.edu

More News


Copyright © 1999-2011 Dragonfly Press. All rights reserved. ISSN 1097-7473