Stanley Kunitz, a celebrated poet, has received many honors, among them the Pulitzer Prize, a Bollingen Prize, the Brandeis Medal of Achievement, and a National Endowment for the Arts Senior Fellowship. He was featured in one of a five-part series of interviews by Bill Moyers' "Powers of the Word" which was telecast on PBS. He has served as editor of the Yale series of younger poets and has been a consultant in poetry for the Library of Congress. Mr. Kunitz has translated some of the major Russian poets under the cultural exchange agreement and has made extensive lecture and reading tours, and has participated in international poetry festivals. Books authored by Kunitz include Passport to the War, The Testing-Tree, The Coat Without a Seam, and Next-to Last Things.
Last Updated: 9/14/09