The National Book Awards 2013 Finalists Readings for Poetry

National Book Awards Finalist Medal The 2013 National Book Awards

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Mary Szybist - Incarnadine: Poems (Winner)
Incarnadine: Poems
Mary Szybist
Frank Bidart - Metaphysical Dog
Metaphysical Dog
Frank Bidart
Lucie Brock-Broido - Stay, Illusion
Stay, Illusion
Lucie Brock-Broido
Adrian Matejka - The Big Smoke
The Big Smoke
Adrian Matejka
Matt Rasmussen - Black Aperture
Black Aperture
Matt Rasmussen


Poetry Finalists - (two more videos coming)

Mary Szybist, National Book Award Finalist and ultimate winner, reads from Incarnadine: Poems

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Adrian Matejka, National Book Award Finalist, reads from The Big Smoke

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Matt Rasmussen, National Book Award Finalist, reads from Black Aperture

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