Sharon Olds wins TS Eliot prize
Posted at 11:27PM Monday 14 Jan 2013
Sharon Olds has become the first female American poet to win the TS Eliot Prize - with a collection about the end of her marriage.
The judges described Stag's Leap as "a tremendous book of grace and gallantry which crowns the career of a world-class poet".
Olds picked up the £15,000 prize at a ceremony in the Courtyard at the Wallace Collection in London on Monday.
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