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Biography of Robert Francis

Robert Francis

Robert Francis (1901 - 1987)

Robert Francis (1901-1987) was born in Upland, Pennsylvania. Francis studied at Harvard (A.B., 1923; Ed.M., 1926). He taught at summer workshops and conferences and lectured at universities across the United States. His works include Stand with Me Here (1936); Like Ghosts of Eagles: Poems 1966-1974 (1974); a novel, We Fly Away (1948); and an autobiography, The Trouble with Francis (1971). He won the Shelley Memorial Award in 1939.

21 Poems written by Robert Francis

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Page ViewsPoemComments
18835 Symbol Comments and analysis of Symbol by Robert Francis 1 Comment
8258 Glass Comments and analysis of Glass by Robert Francis 2 Comments
4436 Glass
3004 Paper Men To Air Hopes And Fears Comments and analysis of Paper Men To Air Hopes And Fears by Robert Francis 2 Comments
2843 Hallelujah: A Sestina
2708 Fair And Unfair
2356 Sheep
1988 Waxwings
1970 Return
1947 Squash in Blossom Comments and analysis of Squash in Blossom by Robert Francis 1 Comment
1806 On a Theme by Frost
1775 Encounter
1756 The Bulldozer
1756 Thoreau in Italy
1596 In Memoriam: Four Poets
1594 New England Mind
494 Summons Comments and analysis of Summons by Robert Francis 45 Comments
446 Catch Comments and analysis of Catch by Robert Francis 68 Comments
235 Silent Poem Comments and analysis of Silent Poem by Robert Francis 2 Comments
177 Blue Winter
146 Farm Boy After Summer Comments and analysis of Farm Boy After Summer by Robert Francis 3 Comments

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