Awards & Winners

Natasha Trethewey

Date of Birth 26-April-1966
Place of Birth Gulfport
(Harrison County, Mississippi, United States of America)
Nationality United States of America
Profession Writer, Poet, Professor
Natasha Trethewey is an American poet who was appointed United States Poet Laureate in June 2012; she began her official duties in September. She won the 2007 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry for her 2006 collection Native Guard, and she is the Poet Laureate of Mississippi. She is the Robert W. Woodruff Professor of English and Creative Writing at Emory University, where she also directs the Creative Writing Program.

Awards by Natasha Trethewey

Check all the awards nominated and won by Natasha Trethewey.


Nominations 2013 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work - Poetry Thrall: Poems


Pulitzer Prize for Poetry
Honored for : Native Guard

Nominations 2007 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Pulitzer Prize for Poetry Native Guard