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Emily Dickinson died at the age of 55 on May 15, 1886.
Called "The Belle of Amherst," Emily Dickinson is considered one of America's best 19th century poets Emily Dickinson lived quietly in Amherst, Massachusetts and wrote poetry for most of her adult life. Her verses were short but inventive,... More>>

Emily Dickinson - Wikipedia


Emily Elizabeth Dickinson (December 10, 1830 – May 15, 1886) was an American poet. .... The experience did not last: Dickinson never made a formal declaration of faith and attended services re...

Frequently-Asked Questions | Emily Dickinson Museum


Q: How did Emily Dickinson die? A: Although Dickinson's death certificate says Bright's disease (a common ...

Emily Dickinson and Death | Emily Dickinson Museum


Although some find the preoccupation morbid, hers was not an unusual mindset for a time and place where religious attention focused on being prepared to die ...

Emily Dickinson's Biography - Emily Dickinson Museum


Emily Dickinson was born in Amherst at the Homestead on December 10, 1830. ... poetry remained virtually unpublished until after she died on May 15, 1886. ... joined the year after Emily was born), Emily never did, acknowledging plainly to a  ...

Emily Dickinson - Poet, Writer - Biography.com


Mar 3, 2016 ... Biography.com looks at the life of reclusive poet Emily Dickinson, an artist ... Dickinson died of kidney disease in Amherst, Massachusetts, on ...

Biography Emily Dickinson -Biography Online


Biography of Emily Dickinson (1830-1885) American poet who wrote unique poetry ... of this subtle pressure put on Emily to join the “saved”; but this she never did. .... Emily Dickinson died at the age of 55 from Bright's disease, which is caused ...

Emily Dickinson - Poet | Academy of American Poets - Poets.org


Emily Dickinson - Poet - Born in 1830 in Massachusetts, Emily Dickinson lived in almost total physical ... The people with whom she did come in contact, however, had an enormous impact on her poetry. ... She died in Amherst in 1886.

Neurotic Poets - Emily Elizabeth Dickinson


Emily Elizabeth Dickinson, 1830-1866: learn more about this poet's life. ... But did not finish, some way back, I could not fix the year, ... He died in 1884, and thereafter Dickinson herself seemed to grow obsessed with death. Presentiment is that ...

Emily Dickinson Biography - CliffsNotes


Emily Dickinson was born in Amherst, Massachusetts, on December 10, 1830, and died there some fifty-five years later on May 15, 1886. ... though she did more than her share of household chores while creating a large body of poems and ...