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The college of Journalism at Columbia college has presented the Pulitzer Prize on the grounds that 1917. these days there are prizes in 21 different types from the fields of journalism, literature and tune. The Pulitzer Prize Archive provides the heritage of this award from its beginnings to the current: In components A to E the awarding of the prize in every one classification is documented, commented and organized chronologically. half F covers the historical past of the prize biographically and bibliographically. half G offers the historical past to the choices.

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These ... "87 The other juror, however, said in his evaluation "that there are two younger poets who rose fairly high in the present contest: Philip Booth and William Jay Smith ... Both are original, totally different from each other, and memorable. At that time my first choice was Richard Eberhart's dynamic Great Praises ... " As it was impossible for the jurors to agree on a potential prize-winner, they left the decision to the Advisory Board. 88 As it seemed to the Advisory Board that the arguments presented in favor of the volume Promises.

Poetry Jury Report, December 19, 1998, pp. 1 f. Columbia University, The 83rd annual Pulitzer Prizes ... , New York, April 12, 1999, p. 7. Poetry Jury Report, December 31, 1999, pp. 1 ff. Columbia University, The 84th annual Pulitzer Prizes ... , New York, April 10, 2000, p. 6. 30 Dunn blesses and imbues his readers ... " Bruce Smith's poems, the jury report says, "pose as overheard dispatches spoken to various of the speaker/author's close beloveds - a dying father, an ex-wife. Often the speaker is penitent for his own inability to love these characters properly ...

64. Poetry Jury Report, December 19, 1979, p. 1. Columbia University, The Pulitzer Prizes, op. , p. 65. Poetry Jury Report, January 9,1981, p. 1. 23 the Advisory Board. This committee, though, accepted The Morning of the Poem by James M. Schuyler as the best volume of verse and awarded him the prize. 142 In 1982 when the jurors were required to submit a list with three recommendations in alphabetical order by author, the following titles were on the list: Collected Poems by Sylvia Plath, Dream Flights by Dave Smith, and The Southern Cross by Charles Wright.

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