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Anne Carson lives in Montreal, where she is the Director of Graduate Studies, Classics, at McGill University. She was twice a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, and has been the recipient of a 1996 Lannan Award and a 1997 Pushcart Prize, both for poetry, and a 2000 MacArthur Fellowship. The Beauty of the Husband was awarded the 2001 T S Eliot Prize, which was judged to be the best collection of new poetry published in the UK and Ireland in 2001. Anne Carson is the first woman to win the prize which is awarded by the Poetry Book Society.