Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon
2014 - Paul Muldoon, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet
Muldoon's residency was punctuated by a lecture and award
ceremony, a theatrical production and two major musical performances. Each
related to Muldoon's life and work and/or to that of the poet's longtime friend
and mentor, Seamus Heaney, who was named the 2013-14 Stellfox recipient before
his sudden death last fall.
2012 – David Henry Hwang, Tony Award-winning playwright
2011 – Richard Russo, Pulitzer Prize-winning author (April)
2011 – Margaret Atwood, Booker Prize winning author (November)
2009 – Maxine Kumin, Pulitzer Prize winning poet
2008 – Mario Vargas Llosa, novelist, playwright, essayist, journalist, literary critic and 2010 recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature.
2007 – Edward Albee, three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright
2006 – Rita Dove, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet
2005 – Ian McEwan, Booker Award-winning British novelist