Louise glueck nobel prize. The nobel prize in literature was awarded on thursday to louise glueck one of americas most celebrated poets for writing that with austere beauty makes individual existence universal. Louise glueck an adjunct professor of english at yale and renowned poet whose evocative voice has for decades shaped the literary landscape on oct. Glueck who has taught at yale since 2004 has published 12 collections of poetry. The 2020 nobel prize in literature is awarded to the american poet louise glueck for her unmistakable poetic voice that with austere beauty makes individual existence universalnobelprize.
Heres part of the announcement from stockholm. Louise glueck an american poet long revered for the power inventiveness and concision of her work and for her generosity to younger writers has won the nobel prize in literature. 8 received the 2020 nobel prize in literature the royal swedish national academy announced. The award went to louise gluck a high profile american.
New york city born poet louise glueck was awarded the nobel literature prize on thursday for her unmistakable poetic voice that with austere beauty makes individual existence universal the. Shes previously won a pulitzer a guggenheim the national book award and now a nobel prize. The prize committee cited her unmistakable poetic voice that with austere beauty makes individual. The 2020 nobel prize in literature has been awarded to former us.