Alan Shapiro

Alan Shapiro is author of twelve books of poetry (most recently Reel to Reel, finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, and Night of the Republic, a finalist for both the National Book Award and The Griffin Prize), four books of prose (including Broadway Baby, a novel from Algonquin Books). Winner of the Kingsley Tufts Award, the LA Times Book Prize, an award in literature from The American Academy of Arts and Letters, 2 NEAs, a Guggenheim, and a Lila Wallace Reader’s Digest Award, he is also a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.