Florence Griswold Museum
August 9, 2011
Howe is the author of several books of poems and two volumes of criticism, according to the Poetry Foundation. In 2011, she received the Bollingen Prize in American Poetry from Yale University. She was a longtime professor of English at the State University of New York, and she was elected as a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets in 2000. She resides in Guilford.
Click here for a sample of Howe's poetry.