New Hampshire Public Radio will award United States Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith with the 2018 Hall-Kenyon Prize in American Poetry. The award presentation will include a reading from Smith and a conversation with Peter Biello, host of NHPR’s All Things Considered. The evening will also include a remembrance of Donald Hall, who passed away in June. Smith is the author of numerous books of poetry, and a Pulitzer Prize winner for her collection Life on Mars. Her books will be available for purchase at the event.