Individual Author Record
Name:Pen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Poetry Born: January 20, 1950 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionHirsch was born in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationEdward Hirsch received the National Book Critics award, Prix de Rome. In 2008, he was elected a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. He taught for six years in the English Department at Wayne State University and seventeen years in the Creative Writing Program at the University of Houston. He is now president of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation and lives in Brooklyn, New York.
*''Earthly Measures, Knopf, 1994 *''For the Sleepwalkers, Carnegie-Mellon University Press, 1998 *''How to Read a Poem and Fall in Love with Poetry, Harcourt Brace, 1999 *''Lay Back the Darkness, Knopf, 2003 *''On Love, Knopf, 2000 *''Poet's Choice, Harcourt, 2006 *''Responsive Reading, University of Michigan Press, 1999 *''Special Orders: Poems'', Knopf, 2008 *''The Demon and the Angel: Searching for the Source of Artistic Expression, Harcourt Brace, 2003 *''The Living Fire: New and Selected Poems,'' Knopf, 2010 *''The Night Parade, Knopf, 1989 *''The Night Parade, Knopf, 2003 *''To a Nightingale: Sonnets and Poems from Sappho to Borges, George Braziller, 2007 *''Wild Gratitude, Knopf, 2003 *Strangers by the Night, Knopf, 2020 *Gabriel: A Poem, Knopf, 2014 *The Essential Poet's Glossary, Mariner Books, 2017 *The Poet's Glossary, HMH, 2014 *The Demon and the Angel, Harcourt, 2002 *100 Poems to Break Your Heart, HMH, 2021