Stanley Plumly (1939–2019) authored 11 books of poetry, including the National Book Award finalist and Los Angeles Times Book Prize winner Old Heart. He was also the author of four books of nonfiction, including Elegy Landscapes and The Immortal Evening, winner of the Truman Capote Prize for Literary Criticism. His other honors include the Paterson Poetry Prize and fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts. He was Maryland’s poet laureate from 2009 to 2018.
“Live Over Again”: On Stanley Plumly’s “Middle Distance”
Jacqueline Kolosov measures “Middle Distance” by Stanley Plumly....