Martín Espada Awarded 2018 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize

The Poetry Foundation is pleased to announce the winner of the 2018 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, which honors a living US poet for outstanding lifetime achievement. Martín Espada is awarded the prize in recognition of his contribution to poetry. He is the first Latino poet to win this award since its inception in 1986.

Congratulations to Martin, an honored contributor to Diversity-Threads.com – [dt]