Tony Hoagland

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Birthday
19, 1953
Birthplace
North Carolina
Death Date
Oct 23, 2018 (64)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
19, 1953
Birthplace
North Carolina
Death Date
Oct 23, 2018 (64)

About

Award-winning poet known for What Narcissism Means to Me, Sweet Ruin, and other works. He was the recipient of two National Endowment for the Arts grants and a Guggenheim Fellowship.

Before Fame

He attended the University of Iowa and the University of Arizona. He published his debut poetry chapbook, A Change in Plans, in 1985.

Trivia

He taught creative writing at the University of Houston.

Family Life

He was born to a military physician stationed in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. He was married to Kathleen Lee.

Associated With

His literary development was influenced by the work of writer Frank O'Hara.