Adrienne Rich Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other

Adrienne Rich Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other


This Biography is about one of the best Essayists Adrienne Rich including her Height, weight,Age & Other Detail…

Biography Of Adrienne Rich
Real Name Adrienne Rich
Profession Non-Fiction Writers, Poets, Essayists
Nick Name Adrienne Cecile Rich
Nationality American
Personal life of Adrienne Rich
Born on 16 May 1929
Birthday 16th May
Died At Age 82
Sun Sign Taurus
Born in Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died on 27 March 2012
Place of death Santa Cruz, California
Grouping of People Feminists, Lesbians
City Maryland
Father Arnold Rice Rich
Mother Helen Elizabeth Jones Rich
Spouse/Partner Alfred Haskell Conrad (m.1953-1970)
Children David, Paul, Jacob
Education Harvard University, Radcliffe College
Awards 1950 – Yale Younger Poets Award for A Change of World

1960 – National Institute of Arts and Letters Award

1970 – Shelley Memorial Award

Personal Fact of Adrienne Rich

Adrienne Rich was an American poet, essayist and feminist. She was born to Jewish-Protestant parents. Her father encouraged her to read and write from a very young age and home tutored her. She spent a great deal of her time in her father’s library which was stocked with works of great writers. She worked hard to fulfill her father’s wishes, and by the time she was twenty-two, she come out with her first collection of poems, A Change of World.

She married Alfred Conrad, an Economics Professor and had three sons. Their marriage became severely strained because of her being a lesbian. They separated and Conrad committed suicide. A large portion of her work portrayed her thoughts about lesbianism and feminist activism. Her poems and essays were well received, and she won a series of awards and recognitions from various quarters.

Her collections of poems include The Diamond Cutters ,Snapshots of a Daughter-in-Law, Twenty-One Love Poems, A Wild Patience Has Taken Me This Far, and The Fact of a Doorframe. Her critically acclaimed essays include :The Art of the Possible: Essays and Conversations and Compulsory Heterosexuality and Lesbian Existence.

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