George Bancroft Abbe

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George Bancroft Abbe, nado o 28 de xaneiro de 1911 e finado o 15 de marzo de 1989[1], foi un poeta e novelista estadounidense.

Vida[editar | editar a fonte]

Graduouse pola Universidade de New Hampshire en 1933 e pola Universidade de Iowa en 1938.

Ensinou no Mount Holyoke College, na Universidade de Yale, na Universidade de Connecticut, na Universidade de Wayne State, na Universidade de Columbia, na Universidade de Maine, no Springfield College, no Central Connecticut State College, no Russell Sage College, e na State University of New York at Plattsburgh.[2]

O seu traballo publicouse na Poetry Magazine,[3] Tomou té con Sylvia Plath.[4]

Un manuscrito da súa novela está na Universidade of Iowa.[5]

Mantivo correspondencia con Nicholas Joost,[6] Judith Moffett,[7] e Stephen Vincent Benet,[8] e escribiu un adelanto do seu libro Stephen Vincent Benét on writing.[9]

Galardóns[editar | editar a fonte]

  • 1956/1957 Shelley Memorial Award
  • Dúas concesións da State University of New York Research Awards Foundation

Obra[editar | editar a fonte]

Poesía[editar | editar a fonte]

  • Wait for These Things. H. Holt and Company. 1940. 
  • Bird in the Mulberry, Collected Lyrics 1938-1952. M. Jones Co. 1954. 
  • Collected poems, 1932-1961. R. R. Smith. 1961. 
  • Dreams & Dissent: New Poems, 1961-1970. Noone House. 1970. ISBN 978-0-87233-016-0. 

Novelas[editar | editar a fonte]

  • Voices in the Square. New York: Coward-McCann. 1938. 
  • Dreamer's Clay. Nova York: Holt, 1940
  • Mr. Quill's Crusade. Nova York: Island Press. 1948. 
  • The Winter House: Nova York: Doubleday, 1957
  • One More Puritan: Chicago, Windfall, 1963
  • The Non-Conformist. Boston: Branden, 1966
  • The Funeral: NeovaYork: Horizon, 1967
  • Yonderville. Boston: Branden, 1969

Non ficción[editar | editar a fonte]

  • The Larks. Bauhan, 1974
  • Abbe and Benet, 1976
  • The Pigeon Lover. Donning, 1981

Editor[editar | editar a fonte]

  • Hill Wind, YMCA, 1935
  • Stephen Vincent Benet on Writing. Stephen Greene, 1964
  • Poetry in the Round: A Poetry Workshop, Smithsonian Folkways, George Abbe, 1961
  • You and contemporary poetry; an aid-to-appreciation. North Guilford, Connecticut: An Author-Audience Publication. 1965. ISBN 978-0-87233-010-8. 

Notas[editar | editar a fonte]

  1. "Abbe, George Bancroft". Who Was Who in America, with World Notables, v. 10: 1989-1993. New Providence, NJ: Marquis Who's Who. 1993. p. 1. ISBN 0837902207. 
  2. "George (Bancroft) Abbe", Contemporary Authors Online, Gale, 2009
  3. "Poetry magazine : Published by the Poetry Foundation". poetrymagazine.org. Consultado o 2015-09-09. 
  4. Plath, S.; Kukil, K.V. (2007). The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. p. 355. ISBN 9780307429506. Consultado o 2015-09-09. 
  5. "UI Collection Guides -George Abbe Papers, 1938, University of Iowa Special Collections & University Archives". lib.uiowa.edu. Consultado o 2015-09-09. 
  6. "Booth Family Center for Special Collections | Georgetown University Library". library.georgetown.edu. Consultado o 2015-09-09. 
  7. "Judith Moffett Literary Correspondence Collection - Library Special Collections Department - WMU Libraries". web.archive.org. Consultado o 2015-09-09. 
  8. "Guide to the Benét Family Papers, 1918-1960". rmc.library.cornell.edu. Consultado o 2015-09-09. 
  9. Benét, S.V.; Abbe, G. (1964). Stephen Vincent Benét on writing: a great writer's letters of advice to a young beginner. S. Greene Press. Consultado o 2015-09-09.