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Full Name: George Oppen
(1908-1984) Poet. George Oppen was born in New Rochelle, New York, and lived in New York at different times during his life. H received the 1969 Pulitzer Prize for poetry and an American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters award for excellence in literature in 1980.
Author's Timeline:
1908 Westchester County
George Oppen was born in New Rochelle, New York, in 1908.  
1984 (Unknown) County
George Oppen died in the Idlewood Convalescent Home in Sunnyvale, California, on July 7, 1984. 
1934 (Unknown) County
Discrete Series
(Pub: Objectivist Press. Reprinted, Asphodel Book Shop, 1966. ISBN: )
Collection of poetry. 
1962 (Unknown) County
The Materials
(Pub: New Directions / San Francisco Review ISBN: )
Collection of poetry. 
1965 (Unknown) County
This In Which
(Pub: New Directions ISBN: 0811203379 / 978-0811203371 )
Collection of poetry. 
1968 (Unknown) County
Of Being Numerous
(Pub: New Directions. ISBN: 0811203360 / 978-0811203364 )
Collection of poetry and winner of the 1969 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. 
1960 Kings County
George Oppen, and his wife, Mary Oppen, moved to Brooklyn, New York, in 1960. They had lived in New York City at previous times. 
1975 (Unknown) County
George Oppen: The Collected Poems
(Pub: New Directions Publishing ISBN: 0811205835 / 978-0811205832 )
Collection of poetry, includes "Myth of the Blaze." 
1978 (Unknown) County
(Pub: Black Sparrow Press ISBN: )
Collection of poetry. 
1972 (Unknown) County
Seascape: Needle's Eye
(Pub: Fremont, MI: The Sumac Press ISBN: 0912090219 / 978-0912090214 )
Collection of poetry. 
2002 (Unknown) County
New Collected Poems
(Pub: New York, NY: New Directions ISBN: 780811218054 / 978-0811218054 )
Collection of poetry; revised edition 2008. 
2003 (Unknown) County
Selected Poems
(Pub: New Directions ISBN: 0811215571 / 978-0811215572 )
Collection of poetry. 
1969 (Unknown) County
Alpine: Poems
(Pub: Mount Horeb, WI: Perishable Press ISBN: )
Collection of poetry. 
1972 (Unknown) County
Collected Poems
(Pub: Fulcrum Press ISBN: )
Collection of poetry. 
1990 (Unknown) County
The Selected Letters of George Oppen
(Pub: Durham, NC: Duke University Press ISBN: 0822310171 / 978-0822310174 )
Collection of letters. Edited by Rachel Blau DuPlessis. 

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