Edna St. Vincent Millay, Part 2


Edna St. Vincent Millay was the first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for poetry and was one of the Guggenheim Foundation's judges for its poetry fellowships. And she managed to make a great deal of money as a poet in the middle of the Great Depression. Read the show notes here.

Topics in this Podcast: LGBTQ history, literary history, 20th century, alcoholism, love stories, poets, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Renascence, Arthur Ficke, Eugen Boissevan, Vassar, Greenwich Village, LGBTQIA history, Addiction, biographies, women