T. S. Eliot

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Nobel prize medal.svg T. S. Eliot
Thomas Stearns Eliot by Lady Ottoline Morrell (1934).jpg
Eliot in 1934
Born Thomas Stearns Eliot
26 September 1888(1888-09-26)
St. Louis, Missouri, Unitit States
Dee'd 4 Januar 1965(1965-01-04) (aged 76)
Kensington, Lunnon, Ingland
Thrift Poet, dramatist, leeterar creetic, an eeditor
Naitionality US
Ceetizenship American bi birth; Breetish frae 1927
Eddication AB in filosofie (Harvard, 1909)
PhD (cand) in filosofie (Harvard, 1915–16)[1]
Alma mater Harvard Varsity
Period 1905–1965
Leeterar muivement Modrenism
Notable warks The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock (1915), The Waste Land (1922), Four Quartets (1944)
Notable awairds Nobel Prize in Leeteratur (1948), Order o Meerit (1948)
Spoose Vivienne Haigh-Wood
(m. 1915; sep. 1932)

Esmé Valerie Fletcher
(m. 1957–1965)


Thomas Stearns Eliot OM (26 September 1888 – 4 Januar 1965) wis an American-born Breetish essayist, publisher, playwricht, leeterar an social creetic an "ane o the twentiet century's major poets".[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Jewel Spears Brooker, Mastery and Escape: T.S. Eliot and the Dialectic of Modernism, University of Massachusetts Press, 1996, p. 172.
  2. Bush, Ronald. "T.S. Eliot's Life and Career." American National Biography. Ed. John A Garraty and Mark C. Carnes. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.[1]