Bollingen Prize for Poetry


UC Davis Honorees

Gary Snyder

Gary Snyder

Poet and professor emeritus of English Gary Snyder has published eighteen books that have been translated into more than twenty languages. Selected to receive the preeminent Bollingen Prize in 1997, Snyder is also a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a Guggenheim fellow, and recipient of the 1975 Pulitzer Prize for his collection of poems and essays entitled Turtle Island. More>>