Louise Glück
#12539 Overall Influence

Louise Glück

American poet

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Louise Elisabeth Glück is an American poet and essayist. She has won many major literary awards in the United States, including the National Humanities Medal, Pulitzer Prize, National Book Award, National Book Critics Circle Award, and Bollingen Prize, among others. From 2003 to 2004, she was Poet Laureate of the United States. Glück is often described as an autobiographical poet; her work is known for its emotional intensity and for frequently drawing on myth, history, or nature to meditate on personal experiences and modern life.

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Columbia University
Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

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University of Iowa
University of Iowa

Public research university in Iowa City, Iowa, United States

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Sarah Lawrence College
Sarah Lawrence College

Private liberal arts college in the United States

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Yale University
Yale University

Private research university in New Haven, Connecticut, United States

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Boston University
Boston University

Private research university in Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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Williams College
Williams College

Liberal arts college in Massachusetts

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#2684 World Rank #539 USA Rank
Literature