Boston Strong: The Poem to benefit The One Fund Boston

Boston Strong: The Poem to benefit The One Fund Boston

by Richard Blanco

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ISBN-13: 9780822979258
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press
Publication date: 05/30/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 16
File size: 834 KB

About the Author

Richard Blanco, selected as the 2013 inaugural poet by President Barack Obama, is the author of three poetry collections: Directions to The Beach of the Dead, winner of the PEN/Beyond Margins Award;  City of a Hundred Fires, winner of the Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize, and Looking for The Gulf Motel, winner of the Paterson Poetry Prize. Exploring themes of Latino identity and place, his poems have appeared in Best American Poetry 2000 and Best American Prose Poems and have been featured on NPR.  Blanco is a fellow of the Bread Loaf Writers Conference, recipient of two Florida Artist Fellowships, and has taught at Georgetown and American universities. A builder of cities and poems, Blanco is also a professional civil engineer.

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Boston Strong: The Poem to benefit The One Fund Boston 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
McSusan More than 1 year ago
Richard Blanco is poet extraordinaire. As an immigrant to America he brings an interesting and positive perspective of America.