Individual Author Record
Name: Adam ZagajewskiPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Other Poetry Born: 1945 in Lwow, Poland Sites:
Illinois ConnectionAdam is currently a faculty member at the University of Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationAdam is a Polish poet, novelist, translator and essayist. He was awarded the Bronze Cross of Merit, and twice received the Officer's Cross of the Order of Polonia Restituta. In 1992, he received a Guggenheim Fellowship. He won the 2004 Neustadt International Prize for Literature, and is the second Polish writer to be awarded, after Czesław Miłosz.
*''Solidarity, Solitude: Essays by Adam Zagajewski (With Lilian Vallee)'', Ecco Press, 1990*''Selected Poems'', Faber & Faber , 2004*''A Defense of Ardor: Essays(With Clare Cavanagh) '', Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2005*''Eternal Enemies: Poems (With Clare Cavanagh)'', Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2009*''Unseen Hand: Poems'', Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2012