Presentation Piece

YearTitlePublisherPrize AmountJudges
1974Presentation PieceViking Press$5,000John Haines
    Richard Howard
    Mona Van Duyn


Born in New York City on November 27, 1942, Marilyn Hacker was the only child of a working-class Jewish couple, each the first in their families to attend college. Hacker attended the Bronx High School of Science before enrolling at New York University, where she received a BA in Romance Languages in 1964.

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Marilyn Hacker