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The 2021 Pegasus Awards Ceremony (audio described version)

October 28, 2021
The 2021 Pegasus Awards Ceremony celebrated winners of the Poetry Foundation’s annual awards, including: Patricia Smith as winner of the 2021 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, Susan Briante as winner of the 2021 Pegasus Award for Poetry Criticism, and Bryan Byrdlong, Steven Espada Dawson, Noor Hindi, Natasha Rao, and Simon Shieh as the 2021 Ruth Lilly & Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellows. The virtual ceremony was hosted by Charles Andrew Gardner and produced by Yakkety Yak.

The ceremony included readings and remarks from this year’s winners, as well as tributes from other poets, collaborators, and colleagues, in recognition of their contributions to poetry.

This extended audio described video, narrated by Michael Herzovi and produced by All Senses Go, gives concise and vibrant stop-and-go description of the visual elements from the Pegasus Awards Ceremony video for blind and low-vision audiences.
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