The Names of the Lost

YearTitlePublisherPrize AmountJudges
1976The Names of the LostMacmillan Publishing Company$25,000William Stafford
    Carolyn Kizer
    Charles Wright


Born in Detroit, Michigan, on January 10, 1928, Philip Levine was formally educated in the Detroit public school system and at Wayne University (now Wayne State University), Michigan’s only urban public research university. In 1953, he studied at the University of Iowa, earning an MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. 

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