Imatge de l'autor

Louise Glück (1943–2023)

Autor/a de The Wild Iris

33+ obres 5,154 Membres 77 Ressenyes 23 preferits

Sobre l'autor

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 mostra'n més 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) mostra'n menys

Obres de Louise Glück

The Wild Iris (1992) 979 exemplars
Averno: Poems (2006) 470 exemplars
Poems 1962-2012 (2012) 424 exemplars
Faithful and Virtuous Night (2014) 377 exemplars
First Four Books Of Poems (1995) 351 exemplars
Meadowlands (1996) 346 exemplars
Vita Nova (1999) 298 exemplars
Ararat (1990) 266 exemplars
The Seven Ages (2001) 249 exemplars
A Village Life (2009) 217 exemplars
The Best American Poetry 1993 (1993) — Editor — 128 exemplars
The Triumph of Achilles (1985) 90 exemplars

Obres associades

The Making of a Poem: A Norton Anthology of Poetic Forms (2000) — Col·laborador — 1,253 exemplars
Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (1995) — Col·laborador, algunes edicions914 exemplars
Crush (2005) — Pròleg, algunes edicions778 exemplars
The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry (1990) — Col·laborador — 746 exemplars
Contemporary American Poetry (1962) — Col·laborador, algunes edicions383 exemplars
The Armless Maiden: And Other Tales for Childhood's Survivors (1995) — Col·laborador — 249 exemplars
The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Ninth Annual Collection (1996) — Col·laborador — 240 exemplars
The Best American Poetry 2001 (2001) — Col·laborador — 223 exemplars
The Best American Poetry 1999 (1999) — Col·laborador — 208 exemplars
The Art of Losing (2010) — Col·laborador — 197 exemplars
The Best American Poetry 2002 (2002) — Col·laborador — 182 exemplars
The Best American Poetry 2003 (2003) — Col·laborador — 174 exemplars
The Best American Poetry 2007 (2007) — Col·laborador — 165 exemplars
American Religious Poems: An Anthology (2006) — Col·laborador — 162 exemplars
The Best American Poetry 2008 (2008) — Col·laborador — 135 exemplars
The Best American Poetry 2010 (2010) — Col·laborador — 121 exemplars
Poems from the Women's Movement (2009) — Col·laborador — 105 exemplars
The Best American Poetry 1992 (1992) — Col·laborador — 102 exemplars
The Best American Poetry 2015 (2015) — Col·laborador — 93 exemplars
Elsewhere, Vol. III (1984) — Col·laborador — 91 exemplars
The Best American Poetry 2013 (2013) — Col·laborador — 81 exemplars
Green Squall (Yale Series of Younger Poets) (2006) — Introducció, algunes edicions71 exemplars
Gods and Mortals: Modern Poems on Classical Myths (1684) — Col·laborador — 68 exemplars
The Hungry Ear: Poems of Food and Drink (2012) — Col·laborador — 63 exemplars
The Ecopoetry Anthology (2013) — Col·laborador — 48 exemplars
Orpheus and Company: Contemporary Poems on Greek Mythology (1999) — Col·laborador — 48 exemplars
Poetry (1962) — Col·laborador — 46 exemplars
The Best American Poetry 2021 (2021) — Col·laborador — 46 exemplars
The Best American Poetry 2022 (The Best American Poetry series) (2022) — Col·laborador — 41 exemplars
2011 Pushcart Prize XXXV: Best of the Small Presses (2010) — Col·laborador — 39 exemplars
Frail-Craft (Yale Series of Younger Poets) (2007) — Introducció, algunes edicions35 exemplars
Antaeus No. 75/76, Autumn 1994 - The Final Issue (1994) — Col·laborador — 32 exemplars
Modern Women Poets (2005) — Col·laborador — 13 exemplars
Poetry Magazine Vol. 109 No. 6, March 1967 — Col·laborador — 2 exemplars
Antaeus No. 18, Summer 1975 — Col·laborador — 2 exemplars
Antaeus No. 23, Autumn 1976 — Col·laborador — 1 exemplars


Coneixement comú

Nom normalitzat
Glück, Louise
Nom oficial
Glück, Louise Elisabeth
Data de naixement
Data de defunció
Lloc de naixement
New York, New York, USA
Llocs de residència
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
Premis i honors
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) (mostra-les totes 7)
Nobel Prize in Literature (2020)
Steven Barclay Agency
Biografia breu
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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