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Richard Howard

(b. 1929)

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Eleanor Ross Taylor

Eleanor Ross Taylor  

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(1920– ),was born in South Carolina and educated at the Women's College of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Since 1943 she has been married to the fiction writer ...
Finkel, Donald

Finkel, Donald  

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(1929–2008),husband of the poet and novelist Constance Urdang, was a native of New York City. He left New York early in his career, however, and accepted a series of ...
Gay Literature

Gay Literature  

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Gay writing was an important element of the Harlem Renaissance. Gay and bisexual men—such as Alain Locke, Countee Cullen, Wallace Thurman, Richard Bruce Nugent, Langston Hughes, and Claude McKay—were ...
Howard, Richard

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The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature

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The poet, translator, essayist, and editor Richard Howard has been an indispensable presence in American letters for many decades. A

Howard, Richard

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Rachel Hadas

The Oxford Companion to Modern Poetry (2 ed.)

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Born in Cleveland, Ohio, and educated at Columbia University and the Sorbonne. A prolific translator from French, Howard was made

Howard, Richard [Joseph]

Howard, Richard [Joseph] (1929)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to American Literature (6 ed.)

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(1929–),

Ohio-born poet, after a B.A. and M.A. from Columbia and study at the Sorbonne published his first

Howard, Richard

Howard, Richard   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English

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(1929– ), American poet and translator, born in Cleveland, Ohio, educated at Columbia University and the Sorbonne. After working as a lexicographer, he became a freelance ... More
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The Concise Oxford Companion to American Literature

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after an A.B. and M.A. from Columbia and study at the Sorbonne published his first collections, Quantities (1962) and ...

Mark Van Doren

Mark Van Doren  

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(1894–1972),brother of Carl Van Doren, was also a professor of English at Columbia (1920–59) and literary editor of The Nation (1924–28). He wrote critical studies of Thoreau (1916), Dryden (1920), ...
Mona Van Duyn

Mona Van Duyn  

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(1921–),Poet Laureate of the U.S., 1992–93. Van Duyn was born and educated in Iowa. She was a lecturer at Washington University, St. Louis (1950–67). Van Duyn constructs her poems ...

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