Quasimodo, Salvatore, 1901-1968

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Salvatore Quasimodo (1901-1968) was an Italian author and poet. He received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1959. For more information, see the Nobel Prize website's biography of him at http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1959 .

From the guide to the Salvatore Quasimodo Manuscripts, before 1964, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries)

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Bontempelli, Massimo, 1878-1960. Bontempelli papers, 1865-1991. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Bergel, Lienhard, 1905-1987. Lienhard Berger papers, 1928-1995. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Wilbur, Richard, 1921-. Papers, 1945-1970. Amherst College
referencedIn Lienhard Bergel Papers, 1928-1995 Columbia University. Rare Book an Manuscript Library
referencedIn Autograph File, Q, 1728-1990. Houghton Library
referencedIn Massimo Bontempelli papers, 1865-1991 Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Salvatore Quasimodo Manuscripts, before 1964 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
creatorOf Caniato, Michele. Two Quasimodo poems : for voice (mezzo-soprano), flute, string quartet, contrabass and two percussionists / Michele Caniato ; text by Salvatore Quasimodo. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
referencedIn New Directions Publishing Corp. records, 1932-2005 Houghton Library
creatorOf Zallman, Arlene. 3 songs from Quasimodo : soprano, alto flute, violoncello, piano / [music by] Arlene Zallman ; texts by Salvatore Quasimodo. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Józef Wittlin correspondence and compositions, 1940-1976. Houghton Library
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associatedWith Bergel, Lienhard, 1905-1987. person
associatedWith Bontempelli, Massimo, 1878-1960. person
associatedWith Caniato, Michele. person
associatedWith New Directions Publishing Corp. corporateBody
associatedWith Wilbur, Richard, 1921- person
associatedWith Wittlin, Józef, 1896- person
associatedWith Zallman, Arlene. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Nobel Prize winners
Poets, Italian


Birth 1901-08-20

Death 1968-06-14




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