The 2007 Pulitzer Prize Winners


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For a distinguished volume of original verse by an American author, Ten thousand dollars ($10,000).

Awarded to Native Guard by Natasha Trethewey (Houghton Mifflin)

Columbia University President Lee C. Bollinger presents Natasha Trethewey with the 2007 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry.


Also nominated as finalists in this category were: "The Republic of Poetry" by Martin Espada (W.W. Norton), and "Interrogation Palace: New & Selected Poems 1982-2004" by David Wojahn (University of Pittsburgh Press).