Bruce Smith

Bruce Smith is the author of six books of poems including The Other Lover, which was a finalist for both the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize, and most recently Devotions, a finalist for the National Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. He received the 2012 William Carlos Williams Award.


  • 1968


    The draft, prison, the I-Ching, and other portents: one poet’s 1968.