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Léonie Adams

Léonie AdamsAKA Léonie Fuller Adams

Born: 9-Dec-1899
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY
Died: 27-Jun-1988
Location of death: New Milford, CT
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Poet

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Those Not Elect

    University: AB, Barnard College (1922)
    Professor: New Jersey College for Women, Rutgers University

    Academy of American Poets
    League of American Writers
    Bollingen Prize in Poetry 1955 (with Louise Bogan)
    Guggenheim Fellowship 1928-30

Author of books:
Those Not Elect (1925, poetry)
High Falcon & Other Poems (1929, poetry)
This Measure (1933, poetry)
Poems, a Selection (1954, poetry)

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