Archive for July 18th, 2009

McCartney named “The People’s Poet”

July 18, 2009

Congratulations to Sharon McCartney who was awarded as “The People’s Poet” for her accessible collection The Love Song of Laura Ingalls Wilder. The 2008 Acorn-Plantos Award for People’s Poetry goes to a book written in the tradition of Acorn, Livesay, Purdy, and Plantos–accessible to all people in its use of language and image.

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