Natasha Tretheway celebrates with her father Eric after being named 19th U.S. poet laureate, in Decatur, Georgia

 
Natasha Tretheway celebrates with her father Eric after being named 19th U.S. poet laureate, in Decatur, Georgia
Natasha Tretheway, author of three poetry collections and winner of the Pulitzer Prize, celebrates with her father Eric Tretheway (L) after being named the 19th U.S. poet laureate, during a celebration in Decatur, Georgia June 7, 2012. Tretheway is only the second Southerner appointed to the position and will officially take up her duties in the fall. REUTERS/Tami Chappell (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY)