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Louise Glück (1943–2023)

Teoksen The Wild Iris tekijä

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Louise Elizabeth Gluck, 1943 - Louise Gluck was born April 22, 1943 in New York City, New York. She grew up on Long Island and attended Sarah Lawrence College and Columbia University, both in New York State. She is best known for her award winning collection entitled "The Wild Iris". After näytä lisää graduation, Gluck began teaching poetry, accepting positions at various colleges and universities. In 1968, her first collection entitled "Firstborn" was published. Seven years later she published "The House on the Marshland", and in 1985, "The Triumph of Achilles" won the National Book Critics Circle Award for poetry. In 1993, she was an editor of The Best American Poetry anthology. Her last appointment was as Senior Lecturer in English at Williams College. Louise Gluck is considered one of the most gifted poets of her generation. Known for her well-crafted use of verse and meter, she first garnered attention with "Firstborn", a collection of poetry from 1968. Full of angry emotion and disturbing tone, her poetry deals with the horrible and painful. In 1985, "The Triumph of Achilles" was released to thunderous applause, gaining awards in every category. It received the National Book Circle Award, the Boston Globe Literary Press Award and the Poetry Society of America's Melville Kane Award. Gluck has received the Bollingen Prize in Poetry, the Lannas Literary Award for Poetry, fellowships from the Guggenheim and Rockefeller foundations and the National Endowments for the Arts. Her collection "Ararat", (1990) received the Rebekah Johnson Bobbett National Prize for Poetry. Other collections include "The Garden" and "The Wild Iris". The "Wild Iris", perhaps her most award winning collection acquired the highest honor possible in 1993, the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. It also received the Poetry Society of America's William Carlos Williams Award In 1994 she was named Poet Laureate of Vermont, and was elected as a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. In 2003, she was named Poet Laureat of the United States. She was awarded the 2020 Nobel Prize for Literature. (Bowker Author Biography) näytä vähemmän

Tekijän teokset

The Wild Iris (1992) 992 kappaletta
Averno: Poems (2006) 476 kappaletta
Poems 1962-2012 (2012) 435 kappaletta
Faithful and Virtuous Night (2014) 380 kappaletta
First Four Books Of Poems (1995) 358 kappaletta
Meadowlands (1996) 350 kappaletta
Vita Nova (1999) 298 kappaletta
Ararat (1990) 269 kappaletta
The Seven Ages (2001) 250 kappaletta
A Village Life (2009) 218 kappaletta
The Best American Poetry 1993 (1993) — Toimittaja — 129 kappaletta
The Triumph of Achilles (1985) 91 kappaletta

Associated Works

The Making of a Poem: A Norton Anthology of Poetic Forms (2000) — Avustaja — 1,266 kappaletta
Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (1995) — Avustaja, eräät painokset926 kappaletta
Crush (2005) — Esipuhe, eräät painokset804 kappaletta
The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry (1990) — Avustaja — 757 kappaletta
Contemporary American Poetry (1962) — Avustaja, eräät painokset385 kappaletta
The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Ninth Annual Collection (1996) — Avustaja — 240 kappaletta
The Best American Poetry 2001 (2001) — Avustaja — 223 kappaletta
The Best American Poetry 1999 (1999) — Avustaja — 208 kappaletta
The Art of Losing (2010) — Avustaja — 203 kappaletta
The Best American Poetry 2002 (2002) — Avustaja — 182 kappaletta
The Best American Poetry 2003 (2003) — Avustaja — 174 kappaletta
The Best American Poetry 2007 (2007) — Avustaja — 166 kappaletta
American Religious Poems: An Anthology (2006) — Avustaja — 163 kappaletta
The Best American Poetry 2008 (2008) — Avustaja — 135 kappaletta
The Best American Poetry 2010 (2010) — Avustaja — 121 kappaletta
Poems from the Women's Movement (2009) — Avustaja — 109 kappaletta
The Best American Poetry 1992 (1992) — Avustaja — 102 kappaletta
The Best American Poetry 2015 (2015) — Avustaja — 97 kappaletta
Elsewhere, Vol. III (1984) — Avustaja — 91 kappaletta
The Best American Poetry 2013 (2013) — Avustaja — 82 kappaletta
Green Squall (Yale Series of Younger Poets) (2006) — Johdanto, eräät painokset71 kappaletta
Gods and Mortals: Modern Poems on Classical Myths (1684) — Avustaja — 69 kappaletta
The Hungry Ear: Poems of Food and Drink (2012) — Avustaja — 63 kappaletta
The Ecopoetry Anthology (2013) — Avustaja — 49 kappaletta
Orpheus and Company: Contemporary Poems on Greek Mythology (1999) — Avustaja — 48 kappaletta
The Best American Poetry 2021 (2021) — Avustaja — 48 kappaletta
Poetry (1962) — Avustaja — 46 kappaletta
2011 Pushcart Prize XXXV: Best of the Small Presses (2010) — Avustaja — 39 kappaletta
Frail-Craft (Yale Series of Younger Poets) (2007) — Johdanto, eräät painokset33 kappaletta
Antaeus No. 75/76, Autumn 1994 - The Final Issue (1994) — Avustaja — 32 kappaletta
Modern Women Poets (2005) — Avustaja — 13 kappaletta
Poetry Magazine Vol. 109 No. 6, March 1967 — Avustaja — 2 kappaletta
Antaeus No. 18, Summer 1975 — Avustaja — 2 kappaletta
Antaeus No. 23, Autumn 1976 — Avustaja — 1 kappale

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Yleistieto

Kanoninen nimi
Glück, Louise
Virallinen nimi
Glück, Louise Elisabeth
Syntymäaika
1943-04-22
Kuolinaika
2023-10-13
Sukupuoli
female
Kansalaisuus
Yhdysvallat
Syntymäpaikka
New York, New York, Yhdysvallat
Asuinpaikat
New York, New York, USA
Koulutus
Sarah Lawrence College
Columbia University
Ammatit
dichter
professor (English ∙ Yale University)
docent
Organisaatiot
American Academy of Arts and Letters (Literature, 1996)
Academy of American Poets (Chancellor)
Yale University
Stanford University
Palkinnot ja kunnianosoitukset
Nobelin kirjallisuuspalkinto (2020)
Agentti
Steven Barclay Agency
Lyhyt elämäkerta
Louise Glück was born in New York City and grew up on Long Island. She attended Sarah Lawrence College and Columbia University. Her first book of poetry, Firstborn, appeared in 1968. She's considered by many to be one of America's most talented contemporary poets. She won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1993 for her collection The Wild Iris. She teaches at Yale University, where she is the Rosencranz Writer-in-Residence.

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Look how the leaves drift in the darkness.
We have burned away
all that was written on them.
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Merkitty asiattomaksi
drbrand | May 14, 2024 |
Louise Gluck ponnos diante do noso peor nós, e non pasa nada. Salvo que nos damos conta do que somos capaces de pensar e non dicimos. Pode que a súa sexa unha aproximación científica á súa familia, como unha entomóloga que pode diseccionar a quen, como mínimo, observa, e pode que ame. É crear beleza á vez. Unha maravilla.
 
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Orellana_Souto | 2 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Apr 4, 2024 |
Poemario bilingüe que comeza coa historia dun amante despreciable e continúa con historias antigas, sobre o tempo a vida e a morte. A sinxeleza da obra de Glück sempre sorprende
 
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Orellana_Souto | 3 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Mar 29, 2024 |
increíble.
 
Merkitty asiattomaksi
seralv04 | 2 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Feb 14, 2024 |

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