LEVERTOV, Denise. Ilford, London 24.10.1923 — Seattle 20.12.1997. British-born poetess in the U.S.A. Daughter of a Russian Hashidic Jew, who took Christianity, moved to the U.K. and became Anglican priest. In 1947 married American Mitchell Goodman and moved to U.S.A. Became noted poet, but is only relevant for Indology because of her collaboration with Dimock.
Publications: translated with E. C. Dimock: In praise of Krishna. Songs from the Bengali. With an intr. and notes by E. C. D. 117 p. Repr. Chicago 1981.
Last Updated on 4 years by Admin