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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Anne Winters  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT

Born: 1939 in New York, New York


Illinois Connection

Anne Winters is a Professor Emerita in English from the University of Illinois in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Anne Winters is an educator and poet. She received her university education at both New York University and Columbia University in New York City and went on to complete her PhD at the University of California, Berkeley. She has studied, in various schools, under the well-known American poets Allen Tate, Randall Jarrell and Robert Lowell. At her last position prior to retirement, she taught British literature, the Bible (Winters is well-versed in classical Greek, Latin and Hebrew), and graduate courses in translation and poetry.

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-- Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize and the William Carlos Williams Award for "The Displaced of Capital."