Ostroff, Anthony, 1923-

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Anthony Ostroff was an American scholar, educator, critic, and poet. He served in World War II, was educated at several premier universities, and taught poetry and rhetoric, notably at Berkeley. He published poems, fiction, and essays in a variety of journals, as well as several monographs. He was an active member of the ACLU, and worked with several anti-war organizations.

From the description of Anthony Ostroff letter to Louis Untermeyer, and poems, 1968 July 29. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 54810289

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referencedIn Esquire, Inc. Records, 1933-1977 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Robert Lowell papers, 1861-1976 (inclusive) 1935-1970 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Ostroff, Anthony, 1923-. Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1955-1958. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Elizabeth Hardwick Papers TXRC93-A46., 1934-1991 Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Carver, Raymond, 1938-1988. [Perspective archives]. Washington University in St. Louis, .
creatorOf Ostroff, Anthony, 1923-. Office files of The American Poetry Review, 1973. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Anderson, Lee, 1896-1972. Papers, 1933-1976 (inclusive), 1948-1972 (bulk). Washington University in St. Louis, .
referencedIn Poetry mss., 1954-2002 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)http://www.indiana.edu/~liblilly
creatorOf Poetry Manuscripts Collection (State University of New York at Buffalo). Anthony Ostroff collection, ca. 1955-1978. SUNY at Buffalo, University at Buffalo
referencedIn E. E. Cummings papers, 1870-1969. Houghton Library.
referencedIn E. E. Cummings additional papers, 1870-1969. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hardwick, Elizabeth. Papers, 1934-1991 (bulk 1960-1990). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Yaddo records, 1870-1980 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn American Review records, 1967-1977 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Ostroff, Anthony, 1923-. Anthony Ostroff letter to Louis Untermeyer, and poems, 1968 July 29. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
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associatedWith American Review corporateBody
associatedWith Anderson, Lee, 1896-1972. person
correspondedWith Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962 person
associatedWith Esquire, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Hardwick, Elizabeth, 1916-2007 person
correspondedWith Lowell, Robert, 1917-1977 person
associatedWith Modern Poetry Association corporateBody
associatedWith Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977, person
associatedWith Yaddo (Artist's colony) corporateBody
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Poets, American--20th century--Correspondence


Birth 1923

Death 1978


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