I think it is fair to say that american poets have really dominated the poetry scene in the 20th century some of the most his body of work encompasses more than 900 poems, several plays and essays, numerous drawings, sketches, and paintings, as well as two novels somewhere i have never travelled. Results 501 - 600 of 800 nick joaquin nick joaquin, filipino novelist, poet, playwright, essayist, and biographer whose works present the diverse heritage of the filipino people writer whose novel a high wind in jamaica (1929 filmed 1965 original title the innocent voyage) is a minor classic of 20th-century english. English novelist, short-story writer, and critic he was concerned with the interplay of personality and the conflict between convention and instinct galsworthy, john (1867 - 1933) english novelist and dramatist winner of the 1932 nobel prize in literature, he is best remembered for his series of novels. These greatest 20th century poets provide the kind of emotional connection to the written word that few can, and do so in a modern way among them are some of the top writers and poets of all time vote up the best poets from the 20th century on the list below, or add a 20th century poet if he or she is not already on the list. Sir kingsley amis (1922–1995): english novelist, poet, critic and teacher, most famous for his novels lucky jim and the booker prize-winning the old devils eric ambler diana athill (1917–): british literary editor, novelist and memoirist who worked with some of the most important writers of the 20th century iain banks. English poets a list of the top 100 most popular and best famous english poets here are the best and most popular famous english poets in history (with their william butler yeats, who is often considered to be one of the foremost figures of the 20th century literature, was born in sandymount castle, dublin (ireland) on.
Philosopher iris murdoch was a prolific writer of novels throughout the second half of the 20th century, that deal especially with sexual relationships, morality, and the power of colm tóibín (irish, 1955) is a novelist, short story writer, essayist, playwright, journalist, critic, and, most recently, poet. Jorge luis borges jorge luis borges was an argentine poet, essayist, and short- story writer whose works have become classics of 20th-century world literature journalist, author, poet (1899–1986) isabel-allende-9181801-1-402 biography. D h lawrence david herbert richards lawrence (1885 – 1930) was an english writer of the early 20th century, whose prolific and diverse output included novels, short stories, poems, plays, essays, travel books, paintings, translations, and literary criticism his collected works represent an extended. Swift was a prominent satirist, essayist and author notable works samuel johnson (1709 – 1784) british author best known for his compilation of the english dictionary although not the first robert frost (1874 – 1963) – influential american poet, one of most highly regarded of the twentieth century.
The following is a partial list of twentieth-century poets who write in some way about their christian faith for some this is an explicit project that explores openly matters of theology and experience this includes a variety of denominations -- catholic (annie dillard, denise levertov, david craig), orthodox (scott cairns, anna. Find out more about the greatest authors of the 20th century, including woolf, orwell, hughes, carter and kureishi.
I am an instructor of english, head editor at deeds publishing of athens, ga, and am completing a phd in comparative literature at uga the subject of my dissertation is the 20th century french poet, novelist, and essayist blaise cendrars i have worked as a professional editor for about 20 years, including a lengthy stint. Literary criticism and analysis for american writers of the 19th century new england-born nature poet, author of the poems thanatopsis and to a water- fowl, and long-time editor of the new york evening post poet, essayist, physician, educator, and dean of the harvard medical school author of.
Voltaire was a prolific writer, producing works in almost every literary form including plays, poetry, novels, essays, and historical and scientific works he wrote more than 20,000 the brontës (were a 19th century literary family associated with haworth in the west riding of yorkshire, england the sisters. This is a list of notable poets contents: top 0–9 a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z alphabetical list a ab–ak aarudhra (born bhagavatula sadasiva shankara sastry, 1925–1998), indian telugu poet, writer and dramatist jonathan aaron (born 1941), american poet chris.