9 May 1938
|Notable awards||Pulitzer Prize for Poetry (1990)|
Wallace Stevens Award (2007)
Zbigniew Herbert International Literary Award (2014)
Charles Simic (Serbian: Душан "Чарлс" Симић; born Dušan Simić; May 9, 1938) is a Serbian American poet. He was the co-poetry editor of the Paris Review. He received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1990 for The World Doesn't End, and was a finalist of the Pulitzer Prize in 1986 for Selected Poems, 1963-1983 and in 1987 for Unending Blues.
Simic was appointed the fifteenth Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 2007.
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