John Ashbery

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1927 - 2017

Born in Rochester, NY, on a farm near Lake Ontario, John Ashbery won the Pulitzer Prize in 1976 for Self Portrait in a Convex Mirror and the Griffin Poetry Prize in 2007 for Notes From the Air: Selected Later Poems. Ashbery is closely associated with Surrealism and the New York School of poetry.