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Grace joins highly esteemed previous winners of the Forst Award: Wallace Stevens, Marianne Moore, Gwendolyn Brooks, Allen Ginsberg, Lucille Clifton, Charles Simic, Marilyn Nelson, and Kamau Brathwaite, the 2015 recipient. Fred Amram is a retired University of Minnesota professor of communication and creativity. Miscellaneous — Theological. 'LibWe & Co., C. Well, the answer may be different for each bookseller.

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