This Strange Joy: Selected Poems of Sandro Penna

W. S. Di Piero

YearTitlePublisherPrize AmountJudges
1982This Strange Joy: Selected Poems of Sandro PennaOhio State University Press$10,000Alfredo de Palchi
    Jonathan Galassi
    Rosanna Warren

 

W. S. Di Piero

Poet, translator, and essayist W. S. Di Piero was born in South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1945 and grew up in an Italian working class neighborhood. He attended St. Joseph’s College in Philadelphia and received a master’s degree from San Francisco State University in 1971.

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