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"Discovery" / Boston Review Contest Reading

  • Unterburg Poetry Center of the 92nd Street Y 1395 Lexington Avenue New York, NY, 10128 United States (map)


1395 Lexington Ave. 

New York, New York 10128


Introducing the winners of the 2017 Discovery/ Boston Review Poetry Contest: James KnippenErika LuckertDiana Khoi Nguyen and Courtney Faye Taylor.

Over the decades, 92Y’s poetry contest has discovered such poets as John Ashbery, Lucille Clifton, Mark Strand and Mary Jo Bang. This year marks the tenth anniversary that our Joan Leiman Jacobson Poetry Prizes are presented with Boston Review.

Preliminary judges were Timothy Donnelly and francine j. harris. The final judges were Henri Cole, Douglas Kearney and Monica Youn.