Allen Grossman

Profession : Critic ,Poet ,Professor
Nationality : American
Birth : 7th January, 1932
Death : 27th June, 2014
About : Allen Grossman was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1932. He was a noted American poet, critic and professor. Grossman was educated at Harvard University, graduating with an MA in 1956 after several interruptions. He went on to receive a PhD from Brandeis University in 1960, where he remained a professor until 1991. He continued to write after his retirement from teaching. The event culminated with a reading by Grossman of poetry from his latest book of poems, Descartes' Loneliness. Grossman died of complications from Alzheimer's at a nursing home in Chelsea, Mass. on June 27, 2014.He was 82.

Allen Grossman Quotes

Do not be content with an imaginary god.
Tags : Poetry Topics : God

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