He was part of a literary milieu that included Robert Lowell, Robert Frost, Anne Sexton, Sylvia Plath, Richard Wilbur, and Donald Hall. In 196 There is more than one author with this name. Breathing Room won the Massachusetts Book Award. Books by Peter Davison. Mor. rivia About Half Remembered.
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Peter Davison was born in New York City to Edward Davison, a Scottish poet, and Nathalie (née Weiner) Davison. He grew up in Boulder, Colorado, where his father taught at the University of Colorado. Davison attended Harvard University, graduating in 1949. Among his classmates at Harvard were John Ashbery, Robert Bly, and Robert Creeley.
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Davison was born in New York City to Edward L. Davison, a Scottish poet, and Nathalie (née Weiner) Davison.
Winner competition Yale Series Younger Poets, 1963; recipient Poetry award National Institute Arts and Letters, 1972, James Michener award Academy American Poets, 1981, New England Book award for Literature Excellence New England Booksellers Association, 1995, Massachusetts Book award, 2001. Peter Hubert Davison. June 27, 1928 (age 76) New York City.
One of the Dangerous Trades: Essays on the Work and Workings of Poetry (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1991). The Fading Smile: Poets in Boston from Robert Lowell to Sylvia Plath (New York: . Jarrell, Randall, Poetry and the Age (New York: Knopf, 1953). Hello, Darkness: The Collected Poems of . Sontag, Kate and David Graham (eds), After Confession: Poetry As Autobiography (Saint Paul MN: Graywolf Press: 2001).
Go to The Atlantic Monthly's Poetry Pages. Born in New York City in 1928, Davison is the son of the English poet Edward Davison, who had emigrated to the United States a few years earlier, and who had a long career as a teacher, initially at the University of Colorado at Boulder, where Davison was raised. He is the author of an autobiographical volume, Half Remembered: A Personal History, a work of biographical criticism, The Fading Smile: Poets in Boston, from Robert Frost to Robert Lowell to Sylvia Plath, 1955-1960, and a book of essays, One of the Dangerous Trades: Essays on the Work and Workings of Poetry.