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Natasha Trethewey
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Natasha Trethewey

How to pronounce Natasha Trethewey: TREH-thoo-wee

Natasha Trethewey Biography

Natasha Trethewey is a former US poet laureate and the author of five collections of poetry, as well as a book of creative nonfiction. She is currently the Board of Trustees Professor of English at Northwestern University. In 2007 she won the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry for her collection Native Guard.



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