- Listen to Kevin Young talk about Book of Hours on NPR's "Fresh Air with host Terry Gross."
- Listen to Kevin read from the Book of Hours on the New York Times Style blog.
- Listen to Tracy K. Smith read "Crowning," from Book of Hours on The New Yorker website.
- Kevin featured on Medium's You Are What You Read column.
- The Grey Album won the 2013 PEN Open Award! Here's more information on the award, and the judges' citation.
- Hurston/Wright Legacy Award WINNER for The Collected Poems of Lucille Clifton.
- Finalist, National Book Critics Circle Award in Criticism for The Grey Album, 2013.
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Bought the new book of my favorite poet (@Deardarkness) from my favorite bookstore (@SeminaryCoOp) last night. Can't wait to start.
J.Maffey, 1 day, 5 hours ago (Retweeted by Kevin Young 1 day, 2 hours ago)
Seamus Heaney 'safe as ever' in the steady hands of @emoryuniversity scholars and curators: irishtimes.com/culture/privat… via @IrishTimes @fotoole
Maria Johnston, 1 day, 13 hours ago (Retweeted by Kevin Young 1 day, 10 hours ago)
49 years ago today, Hosea Williams and I led nearly 600 peaceful protesters in an attempt to march from Selma to Montgomery.
John Lewis, 2 days, 7 hours ago (Retweeted by Kevin Young 1 day, 22 hours ago)