blackbirdan online journal of literature and the artsSpring 2012 v11n1
Margaret Gibson

Margaret Gibson is the author of ten books of poetry, all from Louisiana State University Press, including Second Nature (2010); One Body (2007), which won the 2008 Connecticut Book Award for Poetry; The Vigil (1993), which was a finalist for the 1993 National Book Award; Memories of the Future: The Daybooks of Tina Modotti (1986), which won the Melville Cane Award; and Long Walks in the Afternoon (1982), which was the 1982 Lamont Poetry Selection. A new collection of poetry, Broken Cup, is forthcoming. Gibson is professor emerita at the University of Connecticut.  end

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