Anna Thilda May "May" Swenson (28 May 1913 – 4 December 1989) was an
American poet and playwright. She is considered one of the most important and ...
May Swenson was born Anna Thilda May Swenson on May 28, 1913, in Logan,
Utah. Her parents were Swedish immigrants, and her father was a professor of ...
By May Swenson. 1. A smudge for the horizon. that, on a clear day, shows. the
hard edge of hills and. buildings on the other coast. Anchored boats all head one
Browse through May Swenson's poems and quotes. 25 poems of May Swenson.
Phenomenal Woman, Still I Rise, The Road Not Taken, If You Forget Me, ...
Jan 1, 2006 ... Poetry from Nature: Poems Old and New by May Swenson. Copyright © ... The
life, work, and literary reputation of poet May Swenson (1913–.
May Swenson, (born May 28, 1919, Logan, Utah, U.S.—died Dec. 4, 1989,
Ocean View, Del.) American poet whose work is noted for its engaging imagery, ...
May Swenson 1913–1989. American poet. The Poet. During her long career,
May Swenson was loved and praised by writers from virtually every major school
This annual competition was named for May Swenson, and honored her as one
of America's most provocative and vital writers. In John Hollander's words, she ...
uminous, innovative, often exuberantly erotic, the poetry of May Swenson (1913-
1989) has earned consistent acclaim from many of the most exalted critics of the
Editorial Reviews. About the Author. LANGDON HAMMER, editor, is professor of
English at ... In celebration of the centenary of May Swenson's birth, The Library
of America presents a one-volume edition of all of the poems that Swenson ...