Robert Creeley
#4426 Overall Influence

Robert Creeley

American poet

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Robert White Creeley was an American poet and author of more than sixty books. He is usually associated with the Black Mountain poets, though his verse aesthetic diverged from that school's. He was close with Charles Olson, Robert Duncan, Allen Ginsberg, John Wieners and Ed Dorn. He served as the Samuel P. Capen Professor of Poetry and the Humanities at State University of New York at Buffalo. In 1991, he joined colleagues Susan Howe, Charles Bernstein, Raymond Federman, Robert Bertholf, and Dennis Tedlock in founding the Poetics Program at Buffalo. Creeley lived in Waldoboro, Buffalo, and Providence, where he taught at Brown University. He was a recipient of the Lannan Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Brown University
Brown University

University in Providence, Rhode Island

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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University at Buffalo
University at Buffalo

University with campuses in and around Buffalo, NY and Amherst, NY

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University of New Mexico
University of New Mexico

Public research university in Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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#1159 World Rank #251 USA Rank
Literature