William de witt snodgrass was an american poet who also wrote under the pseudonym s s gardons he won the 1960 pulitzer prize for poetry w d snodgrass was born on january 5, 1926 in beaver falls, pennsylvania the family lived in wilkinsburg, but drove to beaver falls for his birth since his.
William dewitt (wd) snodgrass was born in pennsylvania, and after serving as a typist in the us navy in world war ii, earned a ba and ma at the university of iowa at iowa he studied under poet robert lowell, who came to greatly admire snodgrass's poetry and helped find a publisher for snodgrass's first collection of poetry, heart's needle (1959. Like many mid-twentieth century american poets, snodgrass made his living teaching at universities, beginning as an instructor at cornell university in 1955, then moving on to the university of rochester, wayne state university, syracuse university, old dominion university, and the university of delaware, where he began teaching in 1979.
American writers: a collection of literary biographies, supplement vi, don delillo to w d snodgrass, edited by jay parini everything human: on the poetry of w d snodgrass by richard howard references [ edit . Archival recordings of poet w d snodgrass, with an introduction to his life and work recorded 1963, library of congress, washington dc, and 2007, baldwinsville, ny. W d snodgrass - poet - william de witt snodgrass was born in wilkinsburg, pennsylvania, on january 5, 1926.
Biography william de witt snodgrass was born in wilkinsburg, pennsylvania, on january 5, 1926 he attended geneva college and then served in the united states navy until 1946.
About wd snodgrass: william de witt snodgrass, pseudonym s s gardons, is an american poet and a 1960 pulitzer prize for poetry winnersnodgrass's f.