Lewisohn, Leonard

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Leonard Lewisohn is a Lecturer and Iran Heritage Foundation Fellow in Persian and Sufi Literaure at the University of Exeter in the United Kingdom. He has written widely on Persian poetry, and collaborated with Robert Bly to publish Angels knocking on the tavern door : thirty poems of Hafez (Harper Collins, 2008).

From the guide to the Leonard Lewisohn collection of Robert Bly poetry translation materials, 1990-1992, 2002-2003, 2008-2009, (University of Minnesota Libraries. Literary Manuscripts Collection, Manuscripts Division. [mss])

Robert Bly (born December 23, 1926) is an American poet, author, activist and leader of the Mythopoetic Men's Movement. Leonard Lewisohn is a Lecturer and Iran Heritage Foundation Fellow in Persian and Sufi Literaure at the University of Exeter in the United Kingdom. He has written widely on Persian poetry, and collaborated with Robert Bly to publish Angels knocking on the tavern door : thirty poems of Hafez (Harper Collins, 2008).

From the description of Leonard Lewisohn collection of Robert Bly poetry translation materials, 1990-2009. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 663953567

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creatorOf Lewisohn, Leonard. Leonard Lewisohn collection of Robert Bly poetry translation materials, 1990-2009. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
creatorOf Leonard Lewisohn collection of Robert Bly poetry translation materials, 1990-1992, 2002-2003, 2008-2009 University of Minnesota Libraries. Literary Manuscripts Collection, Manuscripts Division. [mss]
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