Carl Phillips and Yusef Komunyakaa Named Finalists for the 2011 National Book Award
We are thrilled to announce two FSG poets have been named finalists for this year's National Book Award: Carl Phillips for Double Shadow and Yusef Komunyakaa for The Chameleon Couch. Phillps has been named a finalist three times before; Komunyakaa won the Pulitzer Prize in 1994. You can read the full list of finalists here.
The Complete Correspondence Between Elizabeth Bishop and Robert Lowell
“I just can’t praise Words in Air enough. As Lowell and Bishop’s friend Randall Jarrell used to say: ‘Anybody who cares about poetry will want to read it.’” -Michael Dirda, The Washington Post Book World