James Tate (writer)
Tate (left) at the Grolier Poetry Book Shop in 1965 with the owner, Gordon Cairnie
|Born||James Vincent Tate|
December 8, 1943
Kansas City, Missouri, USA
|Died||July 8, 2015 (aged 71)|
Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
|Occupation||Poet, professor of English at the University of Massachusetts Amherst|
|Notable works||Worshipful Company of Fletchers|
|Notable awards||Pulitzer Prize |
National Book Award
James Vincent Tate (December 8, 1943 – July 8, 2015) was an American poet whose work earned him the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. He was a professor of English at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
References[change | change source]
- James Tate elected to American Academy of Arts and Letters, a April 29, 2004 article from University of Massachusetts Amherst
- "James Tate- Poets.org - Poetry, Poems, Bios & More". Poets.org. 1943-12-08. Retrieved 2013-10-23.
- "James Tate, poet | Wave Books". Wavepoetry.com. 2002-04-04. Retrieved 2013-10-23.