Applewhite, James

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Poet and professor emeritus of English at Duke University, Durham, N.C.

From the description of James Applewhite papers, 1963-2010. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 43533494

James W. Applewhite is a poet and professor emeritus of English at Duke University. He has published several books, including Statues of the Grass (1975), Following Gravity (1980), Foreseeing the Journey (1983), Seas and Inland Journeys: Landscape and Consciousness from Wordsworth to Roethke (1985), River Writing: An Eno Journal (1988), Lessons in Soaring (1989), Daytime and Starlight (1997), Selected Poems (2005), and A Diary of Altered Light (2006).

  • 1958: B.A., Duke University
  • 1960: M.A., Duke University
  • 1960 - 1963 : Instructor, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • 1967 - 1971 : Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • 1969: Ph.D., Duke University
  • 1970: National Endowment for the Arts Award
  • 1972: Assistant Professor, Duke University
  • 1974 - 1975 : National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship
  • 1975: Associate Professor, Duke University
  • 1976 - 1977 : Guggenheim Fellowship
  • 1979: Associated Writing Programs Contemporary Poetry Prize
  • 1982 - 1985 : Director of the Institute of the Arts, Duke University
  • 1986: North Carolina Arts Council Fellowship
  • 1988: Professor, Duke University
  • 1992: American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters' Jean Stein Award in Poetry
  • 1995: North Carolina Award in Literature
  • 1995: Election to the Fellowship of Southern Writers
  • 2008: Induction into the North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame
  • 2009: Emeritus Professor, Duke University

From the guide to the James Applewhite Papers, 1963-2010, (David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Paul Jones Papers (#4787), 1978-1995 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Arlin Turner Papers, 1927-1980 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Harmon, William, 1938-. William Harmon papers, 1939-2000 (correspondents A). University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Richard Gaither Walser Papers (#4168), 1918-1988 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
creatorOf Applewhite, James. James Applewhite papers, 1963-2010. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Reynolds Price Papers, bulk, 1927-2010 and undated, 1956-2006 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Davemport, Guy. Duke Authors Collection, n.d. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn American Review records, 1967-1977 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Jones, Paul, 1950-. Papers, 1978-1995 (general abstract). University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Fred Chappell papers, 1944-2013 and undated Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
creatorOf Applewhite, James. Office files of The American Poetry Review, 1974-1983. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn William Harmon Papers (#4568), 1939-2000 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
creatorOf James Applewhite Papers, 1963-2010 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Biographical Reference Collection, ., 1972 - 2004 University Archives, Duke University.
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith American Review corporateBody
associatedWith Chappell, Fred. person
associatedWith Chappell, Fred, 1936- person
associatedWith Dickey, James. person
associatedWith Duke University corporateBody
associatedWith Duke University. Dept. of English. corporateBody
associatedWith Duke University. University Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Hall, Donald, 1928- person
associatedWith Harmon, William, 1938- person
associatedWith Jones, Paul, 1950- person
associatedWith McFee, Michael. person
associatedWith Price, Reynolds, 1933-2011 person
associatedWith Ruark, Gibbons. person
associatedWith Stuart, Dabney, 1937- person
correspondedWith Turner, Arlin person
associatedWith Walser, Richard Gaither, 1908- person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
North Carolina
Subject
American poetry--20th century
Poets, American--Correspondence
Poets, American
Poetry--Publishing
American poetry
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Birth 1935-08-08

Americans

English

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