Ashbery, John

 (1927–) American poet and critic.

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  • Ashbery, John — ▪ American poet in full  John Lawrence Ashbery   born July 28, 1927, Rochester, N.Y., U.S.       American poet noted for the elegance, originality, and obscurity of his poetry.       Ashbery graduated from Harvard University in 1949 and received… …   Universalium

  • Ashbery,John — Ash·ber·y (ăshʹbĕr ē, bə rē), John. Born 1927. American poet who is one of the original New York School writers, noted for his formal experimentation and connection to visual art. He won a Pulitzer Prize for Self Portrait in a Convex Mirror… …   Universalium

  • Ashbery, John (Lawrence) — born July 28, 1927, Rochester, N.Y., U.S. U.S. poet. He earned degrees from Harvard and Columbia universities and subsequently became known as an art critic. His poems, noted for their elegance, originality, and obscurity, are characterized by… …   Universalium

  • Ashbery, John (Lawrence) — (n. 28 jul. 1927, Rochester, N.Y., EE.UU.). Poeta estadounidense. Licenciado de las universidades de Harvard y Columbia, llegó a ser conocido posteriormente como crítico de arte. Sus poemas sobresalen por su elegancia, originalidad y oscuridad, y …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Ashbery — John Ashbery John Ashbery (* 28. Juli 1927 in Rochester, New York) ist einer der einflussreichsten US amerikanischen Dichter der Gegenwart. John Ashbery wuchs im Norden des Bundesstaates New York auf. Er studierte an der Harvard Universität, wo… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Ashbery — (* 28. Juli 1927 in Rochester, New York) ist einer der einflussreichsten US amerikanischen Dichter der Gegenwart. Inhaltsverzeichnis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Ashbery — No figure looms so large in American poetry over the past 50 years as John Ashbery , Langdon Hammer, chairman of the English Department at Yale University, wrote in 2008. [N] o American poet has had a larger, more diverse vocabulary, not Whitman …   Wikipedia

  • john — /jon/, n. Slang. 1. a toilet or bathroom. 2. (sometimes cap.) a fellow; guy. 3. (sometimes cap.) a prostitute s customer. [generic use of the proper name] * * * I known as John Lackland born Dec. 24, 1167, Oxford, Eng. died Oct. 18/19, 1216,… …   Universalium

  • John — /jon/, n. 1. the apostle John, believed to be the author of the fourth Gospel, three Epistles, and the book of Revelation. 2. See John the Baptist. 3. (John Lackland) 1167? 1216, king of England 1199 1216; signer of the Magna Carta 1215 (son of… …   Universalium

  • John — (as used in expressions) Abbot, Sir John (Joseph Caldwell) Acton (de Aldenham), John Emerich Edward Dahlberg Acton, 1 barón Adams, John Adams, John (Coolidge) Adams, John Quincy Alden, John Altgeld, John Peter André, John Arden, John Ashbery,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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