Mark Strand

Poet, Author

1934 –

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Who is Mark Strand?

Mark Strand is a Canadian-born American poet, essayist, and translator. He was appointed Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 1990. Since 2005–06, he has been a professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University.

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Born
Apr 11, 1934
Summerside
Also known as
  • Strand, Mark
Religion
  • Judaism
Ethnicity
  • Canadian-American
Nationality
  • United States of America
  • Canada
Profession
Education
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, Yale University
    Painting
    ( - 1959)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Antioch College
    ( - 1957)
  • Master of Arts, University of Iowa
    ( - 1962)
Employment
  • University of Chicago
  • Columbia University
Lived in
  • New York
    (2005 - )

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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