Tracy K. Smith is an American poet and an educator. Tracy K. Smith was born in 16th of April in the year of 1972 and this makes her age 42. She was born in Fairfield, California and spent her childhood there. Her mother used to be teacher and father used to be an engineer. She attended Harvard University and earned BA. After that, she joined the Columbia University and she received an M.F.A in 1994. She is a proud citizen of America and belongs to white ethnicity background. Tracy K. Smith has a keen interest in writing poems, reading the works of Emily Dickson and Mark Twain from an elementary school. Tracy was a Stegner Fellow in poetry at Standford University for two years that is 1997 to 1999.
Career and net worth: What is Tracy K. Smith net worth?
Previously, Tracy was a teacher at the Medgar Evers College, Columbia University and the University of Pittsburgh. As the professor of creative writing, she joined the faculty of Princeton University in 2005 and at Princeton University she teaches creative writing. Tracy K. Smith has written many poems and she was also a judge for the 2016 Griffin Poetry Prize. The 42 years old writer has penned four books and they are The Body’s Question' in 2003, ‘Duende' in 2007, ‘Life on Mars' in 2011, ‘Ordinary Light' in 2015. Her last book was ‘Ordinanry light: A Memoir and it dealt with faith, race, and drowning of her poetic vocation became the finalist for the National Book Award for Nonfiction in 2015. She is busy with her new book titled Wade in the Water, Which is soon to be released in April 2018.
With her prolific writing style, she has set millions of reader into the magnificent chill of imagination. Through her playful words blended in rhythm, she has won the hearts of many fans. She has not only gain the name but fame also as her books have done extraordinary business and enabled her to enjoy a lavish lifestyle. Tracy K. Smith has been able to earn a massive net worth with a good fortune. Though Tracy K. Smith has not revealed her net worth and her annual salary, it can be assumed it should be less than a million looking at her status.
Personal life: Who is Tracy K. Smith married to?
Talking about the personal life of Tracy K. Smith, she is a happily married woman. Tracy K. Smith’s husband is Raphael Allison and he is very supportive. Tracy K. Smith has been married for a long time and she and her husband are blessed with three beloved children. Tracy K. Smith lives in Princeton, NJ with her family. The exact tenure of marriage is something that has not been made public, but there is no doubt that the love between them is immense. Tracy K. Smith loves to spend quality time with her family on Sundays. She even said that in her interview with The New York Times in 2013 and explained that she stays busy with teaching and writing job during weeks, so little time with her family on the weekend is just for her.
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In 2014, the Professor at Princeton received an Academy of American Poets fellowship Award and in 2006, she received James Laughlin Award. And in 2017, she was named U.S. poet laureate. Tracy K. Smith has also quoted some famous and inspirational quotes along with poems. To grab more info, bio, and wiki about Tracy K. Smith, you can visit wiki sites such as Wikipedia and other biography pages.