Elaine Feinstein

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Birthday
24, 1930
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
24, 1930 (age 88)
Birthplace
England

About

British poet, novelist, and translator known for Cities, The Survivors, and other works. Her literary style was influenced by the work of the Objectivists and the Black Mountain Poets.

Before Fame

She started writing poetry at age eight. Her father, a furniture-maker by day and storyteller by night, was one of her major literary inspirations.

Trivia

She wrote ten radio plays between 1980 and 1996.

Family Life

She was raised in Leicester, England. She later married and had three sons.

Associated With

She wrote a 2001 biography of poet Ted Hughes.