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To have fun the seventy fifth anniversary of the Hopwood Awards, the editors of The Hopwood Awards: seventy five Years of Prized Writing acquire the various Awards' most sensible writing through the winners who went directly to in achieving status as writers. considering that they first started in 1931, funded via a bequest from the desire of playwright Avery Hopwood, collage of Michigan type of 1905, the Hopwood Awards have grown in profile and stature through the years to develop into, this day, essentially the most sought-after and celebrated writing prizes for college students. The Hopwood Awards declare a gallery of prize-winners who went directly to turn into the Who's-Who of writers of the final 3 generations: Max Apple, John Ciardi, Mary Gaitskill, Robert Hayden, Laura Kasischke, Jane Kenyon, Arthur Miller, Howard Moss, Frank O'Hara, Marge Piercy, Ronald Wallace, and Nancy Willard, between many others.

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