Robert Creeley was born in Arlington, Massachusetts in 1925. He is the author of more than 60 poetry collections, including For Love (1967), Later (1979), and Life and Death (1998). Creeley’s honors include a Lannan Lifetime Achievement Award, a Frost Medal, a Shelley Memorial Award, and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Rockefeller Foundation, and the Guggenheim Foundation. He was a Chancellor for the Academy of American Poets from 1999 to 2002 and a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Robert Creeley died in 2005.
Audio Recordings with Robert Creeley
- Robert Creeley reading his poems with comment in the Recording Laboratory, June 1, 1961