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us: Smith, Ken, 1938-2003


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Kenneth John
  • Variants

    • us: Smith, Kenneth John, 1938-2003
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19381204
    • Death Date

        20030627
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Rudston (England)
    • Death Place

        (naf) London (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Worcester (Mass.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Leeds
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Exeter College of Art and Design
        • Affiliation Start: 1965
        • Affiliation End: 1969
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Slippery Rock State College
        • Affiliation Start: 1969
        • Affiliation End: 1972
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) College of the Holy Cross (Worcester, Mass.)
        • Affiliation Start: 1972
        • Affiliation End: 1973
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Clark University (Worcester, Mass.)
        • Affiliation Start: 1972
        • Affiliation End: 1973
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Kingston Polytechnic
        • Affiliation Start: 1979
        • Affiliation End: 1981
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Wormwood Scrubs (Prison : London, England)
        • Affiliation Start: 1985
        • Affiliation End: 1987
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Poetry
          (lcsh) Editing
            (lcsh) Education, Higher
          • Occupation

              (lcsh) Poets
                (lcsh) Editors
                  (lcsh) College teachers
              • Sources

                • found: His Eleven poems, 1964.
                • found: His The poet reclining, 1982: t.p. (Ken Smith)
                • found: LC data base, 3-19-84 (hdg.: Smith, Kenneth John, 1938- ; usage: Ken Smith)
                • found: His Grainy pictures of the rain (surrogate): t.p. (Ken Smith) biog. info. (b. Yorkshire, 1940)
                • found: Writers dir., 1986/88 (Smith, Ken(neth John); b. 1938)
                • found: BL authority file, May 1988 (Smith, Ken, 1938- ; b. 12/4)
                • found: You again, 2004: t.p. (Ken Smith) p. 39, etc. (Kenneth John Smith, b. Dec. 4, 1938 in Rudston, North Riding, Yorkshire; d. June 27, 2003)
                • found: Work, distances/poems, ©1972: title page (Ken Smith) rear dust jacket flap (born, 1938; studied at Leeds; co-editor of Stand magazine; lives in Worcester, Massachusetts; poet-in-residence to Holy Cross and Clark Universities)
                • found: Contemporary authors online, November 24, 2014 (Ken(neth) (John) Smith; poet; born, December 04, 1938 in Rudston, United Kingdom; died, June 27, 2003 in London, United Kingdom; educator; prominent British poet; from 1965 to 1969 Smith was a tutor at the Exeter College of Art; taught creative writing at Slippery Rock State College, 1969-1972; visiting writer at Clark University and College of Holy Cross, 1972-1973; creative writing fellow, University of Leeds, 1976-1978; writer in residence, Kingston Polytechnic, 1979-1981; first poet-in-residence at a prison, H. M. Wormwood Scrubs Prison, 1985-1987)
              • LC Classification

                • PR6069.M5
              • Change Notes

                • 1980-07-18: new
                • 2015-01-13: revised
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