Wednesday, August 6, 2008

Kay Ryan, Poet Laureate of the USA

Coming after Charles Simic, Kay Ryan was appointed the new Poet Laureate of the United States in July.

Edward Byrne at Valparaiso Poetry Review published a piece on her recent collection The Niagara River in February 2007 as well as a description about Ryan on his blog.

The Library of Congress features a bio-bibliographical sketch here.