Emily Dickinson
#477 Overall Influence

Emily Dickinson

American poet


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From Wikipedia

Emily Elizabeth Dickinson was an American poet. Little known during her life, she has since been regarded as one of the most important figures in American poetry.

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    As a poet of the nineteenth-century, her poems were unique, unconventional, and arguably before their time. Moreover, she is considered a central literary figure of Western Civilization.


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Mount Holyoke College
Mount Holyoke College

Liberal arts college in the United States

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#131 World Rank #30 USA Rank