W.S. Merwin

A Mask for Janus

originally published:
New Hampshire


  • Pulitzer Prize for Poetry(1971)
  • First Book(1952)
  • Pulitzer Prize for Poetry(2009)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 9/30/1927
born as: William Stanley Merwin

American poet and translator known for the spare style of his poetry in which he expressed his concerns about the alienation of humans from their environment. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature

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