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Adams, Leonie Fuller

Born: 1899 AD
Died: 1988 AD, at 88 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Poets


1899 - Born on the 9th of December in Brooklyn, New York City.

1924 - She
became the editor for "The Measure".

1925 - Her
first volume of poetry titled "Those Not Elect" was published.

1928 - She
had a brief affair with Edmund Wilson.

1930 - She lived in the Ramapo Mountains near Hillburn, New York and commuted to New York to lecture

                    on Victorian poetry at New York University.

          - She taught English at various colleges and universities.

1950 - She received an honorary doctorate from the New Jersey College for Women.

1954 - She won the Bollingen Prize for her poem titled "A Selection".

1988 - She died on the 27th of June in
New Milford, Connecticut at the age of 88.


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