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Louise Glück (1943–2023)

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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 visa mer 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) visa färre

Verk av Louise Glück

The Wild Iris (1992) 1,006 exemplar, 17 recensioner
Averno: Poems (2006) 483 exemplar, 11 recensioner
Poems 1962-2012 (2012) 445 exemplar, 2 recensioner
Faithful and Virtuous Night (2014) 388 exemplar, 12 recensioner
First Four Books Of Poems (1995) 362 exemplar, 3 recensioner
Meadowlands (1996) 353 exemplar, 5 recensioner
Vita Nova (1999) 300 exemplar, 3 recensioner
Ararat (1990) 272 exemplar, 3 recensioner
The Seven Ages (2001) 253 exemplar, 3 recensioner
Proofs and Theories: Essays on Poetry (1994) 246 exemplar, 1 recension
A Village Life (2009) 223 exemplar, 5 recensioner
Winter Recipes from the Collective: Poems (2021) 193 exemplar, 4 recensioner
The Best American Poetry 1993 (1993) — Redaktör — 128 exemplar, 1 recension
American Originality: Essays on Poetry (2017) 101 exemplar, 1 recension
Marigold and Rose (2022) 96 exemplar, 3 recensioner

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The Making of a Poem: A Norton Anthology of Poetic Forms (2000) — Bidragsgivare — 1,279 exemplar, 9 recensioner
Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (1995) — Bidragsgivare, vissa utgåvor936 exemplar, 7 recensioner
Crush (2005) — Förord, vissa utgåvor822 exemplar, 28 recensioner
The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry (1990) — Bidragsgivare — 767 exemplar, 3 recensioner
Contemporary American Poetry (1962) — Bidragsgivare, vissa utgåvor390 exemplar, 2 recensioner
The Armless Maiden: And Other Tales for Childhood's Survivors (1995) — Bidragsgivare — 247 exemplar, 4 recensioner
The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Ninth Annual Collection (1996) — Bidragsgivare — 240 exemplar, 3 recensioner
The Best American Poetry 2001 (2001) — Bidragsgivare — 223 exemplar
The Best American Poetry 1999 (1999) — Bidragsgivare — 209 exemplar
The Art of Losing (2010) — Bidragsgivare — 206 exemplar, 21 recensioner
The Best American Poetry 2002 (2002) — Bidragsgivare — 183 exemplar, 1 recension
The Best American Poetry 2003 (2003) — Bidragsgivare — 174 exemplar, 1 recension
The Best American Poetry 2007 (2007) — Bidragsgivare — 166 exemplar, 1 recension
American Religious Poems: An Anthology (2006) — Bidragsgivare — 164 exemplar, 2 recensioner
The Best American Poetry 2008 (2008) — Bidragsgivare — 135 exemplar, 4 recensioner
The Best American Poetry 2010 (2010) — Bidragsgivare — 120 exemplar, 3 recensioner
Poems from the Women's Movement (2009) — Bidragsgivare — 109 exemplar
The Best American Poetry 1992 (1992) — Bidragsgivare — 102 exemplar
The Best American Poetry 2015 (2015) — Bidragsgivare — 97 exemplar, 3 recensioner
Elsewhere, Vol. III (1984) — Bidragsgivare — 91 exemplar
The Best American Poetry 1991 (1991) — Bidragsgivare — 88 exemplar
The Best American Poetry 2013 (2013) — Bidragsgivare — 82 exemplar, 2 recensioner
Going Hungry: Writers on Desire, Self-Denial, and Overcoming Anorexia (2008) — Bidragsgivare — 79 exemplar, 1 recension
Green Squall (Yale Series of Younger Poets) (2006) — Inledning, vissa utgåvor71 exemplar, 2 recensioner
Gods and Mortals: Modern Poems on Classical Myths (1684) — Bidragsgivare — 69 exemplar, 2 recensioner
The Poets' Grimm: 20th Century Poems from Grimm Fairy Tales (2003) — Bidragsgivare — 67 exemplar, 1 recension
The Hungry Ear: Poems of Food and Drink (2012) — Bidragsgivare — 64 exemplar, 1 recension
The Best American Poetry 2021 (2021) — Bidragsgivare — 50 exemplar, 1 recension
The Ecopoetry Anthology (2013) — Bidragsgivare — 49 exemplar, 1 recension
Poetry (1962) — Bidragsgivare — 48 exemplar
Orpheus and Company: Contemporary Poems on Greek Mythology (1999) — Bidragsgivare — 48 exemplar, 1 recension
The Best American Poetry 2022 (The Best American Poetry series) (2022) — Bidragsgivare — 44 exemplar, 1 recension
2011 Pushcart Prize XXXV: Best of the Small Presses (2010) — Bidragsgivare — 39 exemplar
Frail-Craft (Yale Series of Younger Poets) (2007) — Inledning, vissa utgåvor33 exemplar
Antaeus No. 75/76, Autumn 1994 - The Final Issue (1994) — Bidragsgivare — 32 exemplar
Modern Women Poets (2005) — Bidragsgivare — 13 exemplar
Poetry Magazine Vol. 109 No. 6, March 1967 — Bidragsgivare — 2 exemplar
Antaeus No. 18, Summer 1975 — Bidragsgivare — 2 exemplar
Antaeus No. 23, Autumn 1976 — Bidragsgivare — 1 exemplar


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Vedertaget namn
Glück, Louise
Namn enligt folkbokföringen
Glück, Louise Elisabeth
New York, New York, USA
New York, New York, USA
Sarah Lawrence College
Columbia University
professor (English ∙ Yale University)
American Academy of Arts and Letters (Literature, 1996)
Academy of American Poets (Chancellor)
Yale University
Stanford University
Priser och utmärkelser
Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress (2003-2004)
Bollingen Prize (2001)
Lannan Literary Award ( [1999])
American Academy of Arts and Letters Academy Award ( [1981])
Wallace Stevens Award (2008)
Aiken Taylor Award (2010) (visa alla 7)
Nobel Prize in Literature (2020)
Steven Barclay Agency
Kort biografi
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.




Look how the leaves drift in the darkness.
We have burned away
all that was written on them.
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.
Orellana_Souto | 2 andra recensioner | 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
Orellana_Souto | 3 andra recensioner | Mar 29, 2024 |
seralv04 | 2 andra recensioner | Feb 14, 2024 |



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