|Born||January 10, 1928|
Detroit, Michigan, US
|Died||February 14, 2015 (aged 87)|
Fresno, California, US
|Alma mater||Wayne State University University of Iowa|
|Notable awards||United States Poet Laureate|
Frances J. Artley
|Children||Mark, John, Teddy|
He taught for more than thirty years at California State University, Fresno. He also taught at other different schools. He was appointed Poet Laureate of the United States for 2011–2012. He won the Pulitzer Prize in 1995.
References[change | change source]
- Charles McGrath (August 9, 2011). "Voice of the Workingman to Be Poet Laureate". The New York Times. Retrieved August 9, 2011.
- "Philip Levine, U.S. Poet Laureate Who Won Pulitzer, Dies At 87". New York Times.com. Retrieved February 15, 2015.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Philip Levine at Wikimedia Commons