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Who are the top poets in the world?
This includes the most prominent poets, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable poets is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic poets were born and what their nationality is.
From reputable, prominent, and well known poets to the lesser known poets of today, these are some of the best professionals in the poet field.
If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous poets ever? One of the most influential modern British dramatists, his writing career spanned more than He is best remembered for his photographic essays for Life magazine and as the director of the film Shaft.
Guillaume de Machaut Guillaume de Machaut was a medieval French poet and composer. He is one of the earliest composers on whom significant biographical information is available. According to Daniel Leech-Wilkinson, He is a liberation theologian and the founder of the primitivist art community in the He wrote four novels: Home to Harlem, a best-seller that won John Gorey was an American writer and artist noted for his illustrated books.
His characteristic pen-and-ink drawings often depict vaguely unsettling narrative scenes in Victorian and Emily was the third eldest of the He is associated with neo-romanticism, and is best known for his play Cyrano de Bergerac.
Classically trained, Taylor is generally acknowledged as one of the pioneers of free jazz. His music is characterized by an extremely Akhtar is a mainstream writer and some of his most successful work was carried out with Salim Khan as half of the script-writing duo He became a laureate He was also an Irish republican and a volunteer in the Irish Aleksandr Pushkin Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin was a Russian author of the Romantic era who is considered by many to be the greatest Russian poet and the founder of modern Russian literature.
She was the first Black person to win a Pulitzer prize when she was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in for her second He is associated with the Fireside Poets, a group of New England writers who were among the first American poets He is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Somerset Maugham Award, the James As one of the central figures of Cavafy was an ethnic Greek poet who lived in Alexandria and worked as a journalist and civil servant.
He published poems; dozens more remained incomplete or in sketch form. Boccaccio wrote a number of notable works, including The Decameron and On Famous John Dryden John Dryden was an English poet, literary critic, translator, and playwright who was made Poet Laureate in He is seen as dominating the literary life of Restoration England to such a point His works include novels, short He was a central figure in the New York School and Lorde served as an inspiration to women worldwide, one of her most notable efforts He is widely recognised as one of the foremost Scottish poets of the 20thSearch the Poetry Foundation's archive of over 4, poets including Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson, Langston Hughes.
Find poets by period, school, or region. The title of Dannie Abse’s collected poems, White Coat, Purple Coat A poet, essayist, and naturalist, Diane Ackerman received an MFA and a PhD from Cornell University. in poetry —From Robert Frost American poet, essayist and academic serving as Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress (a position later known as Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry) September 22 – Dannie Abse (died ), Welsh poet and writer; October 9 – Haim Gouri.
Philip Larkin, Signed. You Searched For: et al. Signed by Dannie Abse (editor of this volume) on title page (above his printed name).Dannie Abse (), Welsh poet, playwright, novelist, essayist, editor and physican, was born in Cardiff, Wales.
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Dannie Abse (born ), Welsh poet Kathy Acker (–), American experimental novelist, punk poet, playwright, essayist, postmodernist and sex-positive feminist writer Diane Ackerman (born ), American author, poet, and naturalist.
Nationality words link to articles with information on the nation's poetry or literature (for instance, Irish or France). Welsh poet, playwright, novelist, essayist, editor, critic, and physician.
One of the United Kingdom's best-known contemporary poets, Abse has been compared to Philip Larkin and Rainer Maria Rilke.