John Leopold FULLER

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1937-01-01
Education St Paul's, New Coll Oxford (MA, BLitt, Newdigate prize)
Books & Publications >ir< Fairground Music (1961), The Tree That Walked (1967), Cannibals and Missionaries (1972), Epistles to Several Persons (1973), The Mountain in the Sea (1975), Lies and Secrets (1979), The Illusionists (1980), Waiting for the Music (1982), The Beautiful Inventions (1983), Partingtime Hall (with James Fenton, 1987), The Grey Among the Green (1988), The Mechanical Body (1991), Stones and Fires (1996), Collected Poems (1996), Now and for a Time (2002), Ghosts (2004), The Space of Joy (2006), Song & Dance (2008), Pebble & I (2010), Writing the Picture (with David Hurn, 2010), Dream Hunter (libretto of opera, with Nicola LeFanu), New Selected Poems 1983-2008 (2012), Sketches from the Sierra de Tejeda (2013); >ir< Flying to Nowhere (1983), The Adventures of Speedfall (1985), Tell It Me Again (1988), The Burning Boys (1989), Look Twice (1991), The Worm and the Star (1993), A Skin Diary (1997), The Memoirs of Laetitia Horsepole (2001), Flawed Angel (2005); >ir< Dramatic Works of John Gay (ed, 1983), A Reader's Guide to W H Auden (1970), The Sonnet (1972), The Chatto Book of Love Poetry (ed, 1990), W H Auden: a Commentary (1998), W H Auden: poems selected by John Fuller (2000), The Oxford Book of Sonnets (2000), Alexander Pope: poems selected by John Fuller (2008), Who is Ozymandias? and other puzzles in poetry (2011)
Recreations music, chess
Clubs N/A
Style John Fuller, Esq, FRSL
Career poet and writer; visiting lectr SUNY Buffalo NY 1962-63, asst lectr in English Univ of Manchester 1963-66, fell and tutor in English Magdalen Coll Oxford 1966-2002 (emeritus fell 2002-); Geoffrey Faber Award 1974, Cholmondeley Award, Whitbread Prize 1983, Forward Prize 1996; FRSL 1980, fell English Assoc (FAE) 2001
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