What does the P on Poetry Foundation mean? The Poetry Foundation’s Pegasus Awards are a family of prizes that serve to discover and celebrate what is best in poetry.
Who owns the Poetry Foundation? It was formed from Poetry magazine, which it continues to publish, with a 2003 gift of $200 million from philanthropist Ruth Lilly.
Is Poetry Foundation a reliable source? The Poetry Foundation, publisher of Poetry magazine, is an independent literary organization committed to a vigorous presence for poetry in American culture. It exists to discover and celebrate the best poetry and to place it before the largest possible audience.
Where is Poetry Foundation located? Poetry has her own place in Chicago, quite literally, at the intersection of Dearborn Avenue and Superior Street. At this corner, an unassuming, modernist-inspired building houses a public garden, a 30,000-volume library, an exhibition gallery and the Poetry Foundation’s programming offices.