Awards & Winners

Sonia Sanchez

Date of Birth 09-September-1934
Place of Birth Birmingham
(Alabama, United States of America, Jefferson County, Area code 205)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Wilsonia Benita Driver, Sanchez, Sonia
Profession Writer, Poet, Author
Sonia Sanchez is an African-American poet most often associated with the Black Arts Movement. She has authored over a dozen books of poetry, as well as plays and children's books. She was a recipient of 1993 Pew Fellowships in the Arts.

Awards by Sonia Sanchez

Check all the awards nominated and won by Sonia Sanchez.


Nominations 1997 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry Does Your House Have Lions ?


American Book Awards
Honored for : Homegirls & Handgrenades