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David Ferry

David Ferry

David Ferry

aspects of our national heritage : with an essay by Brandon Taylor.

by David Ferry

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Published by Winchester School of Art, Southern Arts Touring Exhibition Service in Winchester .
Written in English

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  • Ferry, David, -- 1957-

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTaylor, Brandon., Southern Arts. Touring Exhibition Service.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18862128M
    ISBN 101873451369
    OCLC/WorldCa46667666

    Translated by David Ferry. David Ferry, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry for his translation of Gilgamesh in , has translated The Odes of Horace, The Eclogues of Virgil, and the Epistles of Of No Country I Know: New and Selected Poems and Translations he won the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize, given by the Academy of American Poets, and the Rebekah Cited by: 7. April David Ferry is an American poet and translator, Sophie Chantal Hart Professor of English, Emeritus, Wellesley College and “Distinguished Visiting Scholar,” Suffolk University. His numerous honors include the Ingram Merrill Award for Poetry and Translation (), the Library of Congress Rebekah Johnson Bobbitt National Prize for Poetry () and the Poetry.

    David Ferry, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry for his translation of Gilgamesh, is a poet and translator who has also won the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize, given by the Academy of American Poets, and the Rebekah Johnson Bobbitt National Prize for Poetry, given by the Library of , he received an Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts. David Ferry, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry for his translation of Gilgamesh in , has translated The Odes of Horace, The Eclogues of Virgil, and the Epistles of Of No Country I Know: New and Selected Poems and Translations he won the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize, given by the Academy of American Poets, and the Rebekah Johnson Bobbitt .

    David Ferry poems, quotations and biography on David Ferry poet page. Read all poems of David Ferry and infos about David Ferry. In , David Ferry capped a long career as a poet with a National Book Award, given in honor of his book Bewilderment: New Poems and Translations. But he had no interest in resting on his laurels. In fact, he was in the middle of the most ambitious poetic project of his life.


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Ferry’s translations, which include some of the world's major works of poetry are known for their fluency and grace. In addition to his lauded translations of The Odes of Horace and Virgil’s The Eclogues, Georgics. David Ferry is the author of a number of books of poetry and has translated several works from classical languages.

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David Ferry RE was born in Blackpool UK and studied painting at the Camberwell Schools of Art and printmaking at the Slade School of Fine Art in London. He is currently Professor of Printmaking and Book Arts at the Cardiff School of Art, Cardiff Metropolitan University,Wales.

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David Ferry, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry for his translation of Gilgamesh inhas translated The Odes of Horace, The Eclogues of Virgil, and the Epistles of Horace. For Of No Country I Know: New and Selected Poems and Translations he won the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize, given by the Academy of American /5(76K).

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