Mary Szybist is a poet, professor and the author of Incarnadine, winner of the 2013 National Book Award for Poetry. She is the 2019 laureate of the George W. Hunt, S.J., Prize for Journalism, Arts and Letters, which is co-sponsored by America Media and the Saint Thomas More Chapel & Center at Yale University.

Mary Szybist
A poet reflects in the 2019 George W. Hunt, S.J., Prize essay.