Ginsberg, Louis, 1895-1976

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BIOGHIST REQUIRED Poet, Professor of English at Rutgers University. Ginsberg (Columbia University M.A., 1924) was the father of poet Allen Ginsberg.

From the guide to the Louis Ginsberg Papers, [ca. 1920]-1976., (Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library, )

Louis Ginsberg (1896-1976) was a poet, English teacher, and socialist. His writings appeared in the New York Times and the New York Herald as well as in several poetry anthologies, including Modern American and Modern British Poetry, ed. by Louis Untermeyer. Louis Ginsberg and his first wife Naomi had two sons, Eugene Brooks and Irwin Allen Ginsberg. Eugene Brooks became a successful lawyer and a poet in his own right. Ginsberg's youngest son, Allen Ginsberg, became a major literary figure as one of the founders of the Beat Generation. Ginsberg divorced his severely mentally ill first wife, Naomi, in the mid-1940's. In 1949, he married Edith Ginsberg with who he spent the rest of his life.

From the description of Louis Ginsberg papers, 1920-1976. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122332811

Poet, Professor of English at Rutgers University.

Ginsberg (Columbia University M.A., 1924) was the father of poet Allen Ginsberg.

From the description of Louis Ginsberg papers, [ca. 1920]-1976. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 472459682

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creatorOf White, William, 1910-1995. Papers of William White [manuscript], 1875-1987. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997. Allen Ginsberg papers, 1944-1991. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Ginsberg, Louis, 1895-1976. Louis Ginsberg papers, 1920-1976. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Marshall, Lenore, 1897-1971. Papers, 1887-1980. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Baraka, Imamu Amiri, 1934-. Papers of Imamu Amiri Baraka [manuscript], 1960-1963. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Marx, Anne. Anne Marx papers, ca. 1914-1990. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Allen Ginsberg papers, 1937-1994 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Lavigne, Robert. Robert Lavigne papers, 1954-1969. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962. Papers of William Stanley Beaumont Braithwaite [manuscript] 1904-1935 (1958). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Ginsberg, Louis, 1895-1976. Papers, 1958-1968. Duke University, Medical Center Library & Archives
referencedIn American Academy for Jewish Research, records, undated, 1928-2001 (bulk 1940s-1990s) American Jewish Historical Society
creatorOf Carpenter, Margaret Haley. Papers of Margaret Haley Carpenter [manuscript], 1898-1985, bulk 1953-1985. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997. Film and video archive, 1938-2001. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Louis Ginsberg Papers, [ca. 1920]-1976. Columbia University. Rare Book an Manuscript Library
referencedIn Anne Marx papers, ca. 1914-2004 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Brussels, Iris. A love lyric / poem by L. Ginsberg ; [music by] Iris Brussels. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Ginsberg, Louis, 1895-1976. Louis Ginsberg papers, [ca. 1920]-1976. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997. Letters to Edith and Louis Ginsberg, 1961-1993. Brown University Archives, John Hay Library
referencedIn William Stanley Braithwaite Papers, 1916-1962 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Allen Ginsberg papers, 1943-1991, [Bulk Dates: 1945-1976] Columbia University. Rare Book an Manuscript Library
referencedIn Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997. Allen Ginsberg papers, 1937-1994. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Frederick, John T. (John Towner), 1893-1975. Papers 1917-1930. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn Sam Schaefler historical and literary letters and documents, 1674-1970s Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
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associatedWith American Academy for Jewish Research corporateBody
associatedWith Baraka, Imamu Amiri, 1934- person
associatedWith Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962. person
associatedWith Brussels, Iris. person
associatedWith Carpenter, Margaret Haley. person
associatedWith Frederick, John T. (John Towner), 1893-1975. person
associatedWith Gingsberg, Louis 1895-1976. person
associatedWith Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997. person
associatedWith Lavigne, Robert. person
associatedWith Lieberman, Elias, 1883-1969 person
associatedWith Marshall, Lenore, 1897-1971. person
associatedWith Marx, Anne person
associatedWith Marx, Anne. person
associatedWith Rutgers University corporateBody
associatedWith Schaefler, Sam, 1920-, person
associatedWith Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977. person
associatedWith Wertheim, Stanley. person
associatedWith Wertheim, Stanley. person
associatedWith White, William, 1910-1995. person
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American poetry--20th century
American literature--20th century
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English language--Study and teaching
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Authors, American
College teachers
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Birth 1895-10-01

Death 1976-07-08

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