Dennis Holt

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Birthday
6, 1942
Birthplace
California
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
6, 1942 (age 75)
Birthplace
California

About

Poet and linguist whose published works include Windings, From a Sequoia Journal, and The Development of the Paya Sound-System. He also prepared English translations of the poems of Jose Luis Quesada and Panuncio Isidoro Rafael.

Before Fame

He attended the University of California, Berkeley and the University of California, Los Angeles. He published his first poetry collection, Windings, in 1973.

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He was dismissed from his teaching job for sharing his views on the Iraq War.

Family Life

He married Carleigh M. Hoff, who became the mother of his son.

Associated With

He was inspired by the work of New York School poet Kenneth Koch.