Poet D.A. Powellʼs books include the AIDS trilogy TEA, LUNCH, AND COCKTAILS; CHRONIC; and THE USELESS LANDSCAPE, OR A GUIDE TO BOYS. His honors and awards include the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, the Lyric Poetry Award from the Poetry Society of America, and the 2013 National Book Critics Circle Award, as well as support from the Guggenheim Foundation, the NEA, and others. He is the distinguished Michener Residency Author for Jan/Feb 2014.
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