Tag Archives : Edna St. Vincent Millay

Poetry · Politics

Memorial Day Poetry Friday: Edna St.-Vincent Millay

By Women's Voices For Change
The first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize, Edna St. Vincent Millay published her first book in 1917 — the year she graduated Vassar College and moved to Greenwich Village, just as the United States entry into World War I began. For the next 40 years, Millay was an integral part of the Village scene, gaining renown for her formal…
Read More »