Jane Hirshfield

Jane Hirshfield is the author of six previous collections of poetry, a now-classic book of essays, "Nine Gates: Entering the Mind of Poetry, "and three books collecting the work of women poets from the past. Her awards include fellowships from the Guggenheim and Rockefeller foundations, the Academy of American Poets, and the National Endowment for the Arts; three Pushcart Prizes; the California Book Award; The Poetry Center Book Award; and other honors. Her poems appear regularly in "The New...See more