Emery George papers, 1965-[ongoing].
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Kessler was born on Nov. 27, 1929 in New York City, NY; BA, New York Univ., 1950; MA (1951) and Ph. D (1955), Univ. of Michigan; instructor in English, NYU (1954-55) and Hunter College (1955-56); educational research director, Harcourt, Brace & Co., 1956-57; asst. professor of English, Hamilton College, 1957-61; asst. professor (1961-64), assoc. professor (1964-70), and in 1970 professor of English, UCLA; director of Institute of Government and Public Affairs research project, "Culture in Lo...
University of Michigan professor of Germanic Language, Literature, and Culture, scholar and translator of East and Central European literature, poet. From the description of Emery George papers, 1965-[ongoing]. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 244064926 ...
Iosif Alexandrovich Brodsky (Joseph Brodsky) (1940-1996), a Russian poet, was born May 24, 1940 in Leningrad, USSR (St. Petersburg, Russia) to Jewish parents. He left school at the age of fifteen to study independently, teaching himself English and Polish. In 1964 he was arrested by Soviet authorities on charges of "social parasitism" and sentenced to five years of hard labor on a state farm near the Arctic Circle. He was released after serving less than two years of his sentence, but in 1972 he...
Alexis Rannit, Estonian poet and art critic, was born in Kallaste, Estonia, in 1914. He emigrated to Germany in 1939, and to the United States in 1952. Rannit worked at the New York Public Library in the 1950s and became Curator of the Slavic and East European collections at the Yale University Library in 1961. Rannit's writings include poetry in Estonian and in English translation, and several works of literary and art criticism. Among his major publications are Akna raamistuses (1937), Käesur...
Hungarian-American writer; Radio Free Europe staff member, president, Kossuth Publishing Company; secretary-treasurer, International P.E.N. Club. From the description of Tibor Flórián papers, 1926-2007. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754872859 ...
Born Magdeburg, Germany; emigrated to U.S. in 1913; professor of German, University of Michigan, 1935-1960; German bibliographer, Modern Language Association of America, 1929-1955. From the description of Papers, 1905-1962. (University of Toledo). WorldCat record id: 13676375 ...
American publisher. From the description of Ann Arbor's strange connections with Russian literature : a pre-history of Doctor Zhivago : galley proofs, n.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122332973 Biographical/Historical Note American publisher. From the guide to the Carl R. Proffer galley proofs : Ann Arbor's strange connections with Russian literature : a pre-history of Doctor Zhivago, undated, (Hoover Insti...
American author, editor, lecturer, and professor; editor of H.L. Mencken's periodical The American Mercury (1925-1935, 1943-1950); b. in Russia; d. 1979. From the description of Charles Angoff collection, 1927-1978. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 79379637 ...
Michael Hamburger, the poet, translator, and literary critic, was born in Berlin in 1924 into a German-Jewish family which emigrated to England in 1933. He read Modern Languages at Christ Church, Oxford, although his studies were interrupted by war service from 1943-1947. After the war he held posts at University College, London and the University of Reading. From 1964 onwards he was a guest lecturer and visiting professor at various American universities, but mostly devoted himself to freelance...