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Poet in the New World: New and Selected Poems, 1946-1953

Czeslaw Milosz

Book Details

  • Publisher: Ecco Press
  • Publish Date: Feb 4th, 2025
  • Pages: 208
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 0.00in - 0.00in - 0.00in - 1.42lb
  • EAN: 9780063422995
  • Categories: European - EasternRussian & SovietSubjects & Themes - War

About the Author

Milosz, Czeslaw: -

Czeslaw Milosz was born in Szetejnie, Lithuania, in 1911. He worked with the Polish resistance movement in Warsaw during World War II and was later stationed in Paris and Washington, D.C., as a Polish cultural attaché. He defected to France in 1951, and in 1960 he accepted a position at the University of California, Berkeley. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1980, and was a member of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters. He died in 2004.

Haas, Robert: -

Robert Hass, a former poet laureate and winner of two National Book Critics Circle Awards, is a professor of English at the University of California at Berkeley.