Who is Archibald MacLeish?

  • (noun): United States poet (1892-1982).
    Synonyms: MacLeish

Archibald MacLeish

Archibald MacLeish (May 7, 1892 – April 20, 1982) was an American poet, writer, and the Librarian of Congress. He is associated with the Modernist school of poetry. He received three Pulitzer Prizes for his work.

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... The best known poem by Archibald MacLeish (1892–1982), published in 1926, took its title and subject from Horace's work ...
Archibald MacLeish - Sources
... Grover Cleveland Smith (1971) ... Archibald MacLeish ...
1953 In Poetry - Awards and Honors - United States
... Moore National Book Award for Poetry Archibald MacLeish, Collected Poems 1917-1952 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry Archibald MacLeish Collected Poems 1917-1952 Bollingen Prize Archibald MacLeish and ...

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