The Weather of Six Mornings

YearTitlePublisherPrize AmountJudges
1968The Weather of Six MorningsMacmillan$5,000Hayden Carruth
    Donald Hall
    Donald Justice
    William Stafford
    James Wright


Jane Cooper was born in Atlantic City, New Jersey, on October 9, 1924. She spent her early childhood in Jacksonville, Florida and then moved with her family to Princeton in the mid-1930s. She attended Vassar College from 1942 to 1944, and earned a BA from the University of Wisconsin in 1946. She received her master’s degree from the University of Iowa in 1954.

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