Edgar Bowers

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Birthday
2, 1924
Birthplace
Georgia
Death Date
Feb 4, 2000 (75)
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Birthday
2, 1924
Birthplace
Georgia
Death Date
Feb 4, 2000 (75)

About

Award-winning poet who is best remembered for such poetry collections as The Form of Loss and The Astronomers. He received the Bollingen Prize in Poetry for a 1989 collection entitled For Louis Pasteur.

Before Fame

He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Years later, he taught at nearby Duke University.

Trivia

His collected poems were published three years before his death.

Family Life

He was born in Rome, Georgia. He died in San Francisco, California at the age of seventy-five.

Associated With

He and fellow poet Ann Stanford both completed coursework at Stanford University.

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