Nemerov, Howard

(b. 1920)
   American writer and Poet Laureate. Nemerov was educated at Harvard University and served in the American Air Force in World War II. Since then he has taught at various universities including Bennington, Brandeis and Washington University, St Louis. He has won the Pulitzer Prize (1978) and the National Book Award (1978). Although he uses biblical imagery in his work, he tends to show a sceptical attitude towards formal religion.

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  • NEMEROV, HOWARD — (1920–1991), U.S. poet and novelist. Nemerov was born in New York. His sister was diane arbus , the photographer. He was educated at Harvard and served as a pilot in World War II. He was awarded the Pulitzer Prize (1978) and was the Poet Laureate …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Nemerov, Howard — born March 1, 1920, New York, N.Y., U.S. died July 5, 1991, University City, near St. Louis, Mo. U.S. poet. He attended Harvard University and served as a pilot in World War II before teaching at various colleges, including Bennington. His verse …   Universalium

  • Nemerov, Howard — (b. 1920)    American writer. He was a student at Harvard, and later taught at Bennington College, Hollins College, Brandeis University and Washington University in St Louis. He also served as consultant in poetry to the Library of Congress. Some …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Nemerov, Howard — (1 mar. 1920, N.Y. EE.UU.–5 jul. 1991, University City, cerca de St. Louis, Mo.). Poeta estadounidense. Asistió a la Universidad de Harvard y fue piloto en la segunda guerra mundial antes de enseñar en diversas universidades, entre ellas… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Nemerov, Howard —    см. Немеров, Говард …   Писатели США. Краткие творческие биографии

  • Howard Nemerov — Nemerov redirects here. For other uses, see Nemerov (disambiguation). Howard Nemerov Born 29 February 1920(1920 02 29) New York City, New York, USA Died …   Wikipedia

  • Nemerov — Howard Nemerov (* 29. Februar 1920 in New York City; † 5. Juli 1991 in University City, Missouri) war ein US amerikanischer Literaturdozent, Dichter und Pulitzer Preisträger russisch jüdischer Abstammung. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Howard — Howard, Ebenezer Howard, Leslie ► Noble familia inglesa del s. X. A ella pertenecen los condes de Norfolk, de Suffolk, de Northampton y de Nottingham. * * * (as used in expressions) Aiken, Howard H(athaway) Armstrong, Edwin H(oward) Bearden,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Howard — /how euhrd/, n. 1. Catherine, c1520 42, fifth wife of Henry VIII. 2. Sir Ebenezer, 1850 1928, English town planner. 3. Henry. See Surrey, Henry Howard, Earl of. 4. John Winston, born 1939, prime minister of Australia since 1996. 5. Leslie …   Universalium

  • Howard Nemerov — (* 29. Februar 1920 in New York City; † 5. Juli 1991 in University City, Missouri) war ein US amerikanischer Literaturdozent, Dichter und Pulitzer Preisträger russisch jüdischer Abstammung. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Werke (Auswahl) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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