MARY RUEFLE’s latest poetry collections are My Private Property (Wave Books 2016) and Trances Of The Blast (Wave Books 2013). Her Selected Poems won the William Carlos Williams Award from the Poetry Society of America. In addition to eleven books of poetry, she has published The Most of It, a book of prose, a book of her erasure, A Little White Shadow, a collection of her lectures, Madness, Rack, and Honey (Wave Books 2012), and most recently, On Imagination (Sarabande Books 2017). Ruefle is the recipient of numerous honors, including a 2010 Jerome J. Shestack Prize from the American Poetry Review, an Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, a Guggenheim fellowship, a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship, and a Whiting Award. She lives in Bennington, Vermont, and teaches in the MFA program at Vermont College.
This Year's Festival Lineup includes:
Save the dates! January 20-25, 2020 in Delray Beach. Complete details coming soon Read more >
The festival welcomes Joy Harjo to the festival as our Special Guest. She will be interviewed with Laure-Anne Bosselaar and will deliver the annual Thomas Lux Memorial Reading following the festival gala. Read more >