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poet

Robert Edward Duncan, American Poet. Recipient Civic and Arts Foundation prize Union League, 1957; Harriet Monroe Memorial prize Poetry magazine, 1961; Lovinson prize, 1961; grantee National.Endowment Arts, 1966-1967; Guggenheim fellow, 1963 M C.

Background

Duncan, Robert Edward was born on January 7, 1919 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of Edward Howard and Marguerite (Wesley) Duncan.

Education

Student, University California, Berkeley, 1936-1938, 48-50.

Career

Editor, Experimental Review, 1938-1940;Editor, Berkeley Miscellany, 1948-1949;teacher, Black Mountain College, North Carolina, 1956.

Works

Connections

father:
Edward Howard Duncan

mother:
Marguerite (Wesley) Duncan