Richard Wilbur
#2635 Overall Influence

Richard Wilbur

American poet

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Richard Purdy Wilbur was an American poet and literary translator. One of the foremost poets of his generation, Wilbur's work, composed primarily in traditional forms, was marked by its wit, charm, and gentlemanly elegance. He was appointed the second Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 1987 and received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry twice, in 1957 and 1989.

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Wesleyan University
Wesleyan University

Private liberal arts college in Middletown, Connecticut

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Smith College
Smith College

Private women's liberal arts college in Massachusetts

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Amherst College
Amherst College

Liberal arts college in Massachusetts

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#704 World Rank #147 USA Rank
Literature