Geoffrey William HILL

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1932-06-18
Education Co HS Bromsgrove, Keble Coll Oxford (MA)
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Style Prof Sir Geoffrey Hill
Career poet and critic; prof of English lit Univ of Leeds 1976-80, univ lectr in English Univ of Cambridge and fell Emmanuel Coll Cambridge 1981-88; Boston Univ: prof of lit and religion 1988-2006, co-dir Editorial Inst 1998-2004, univ prof emeritus and prof emeritus of lit and religion, prof of poetry Univ of Oxford 2010-; Churchill fell Univ of Bristol 1980, hon fell Keble Coll Oxford 1981-, hon fell Emmanuel Coll Cambridge 1990-, assoc fell Centre for Research in Philosophy and Lit Univ of Warwick 2004-08; Joseph Bard meml lectr RSL 1979, Judith Wilson lectr Univ of Cambridge 1980, F W Bateson meml lectr Univ of Oxford 1984, Clark lectr Trinity Coll Cambridge 1986, T S Eliot centenary lectr Univ of Leeds 1988, Warton lectr Br Acad 1998, Morris Gray lectr Harvard Univ 1998, Tanner lectr BNC Oxford 2000, Ward-Phillips lectr Univ of Notre Dame 2000, President's lectr Univ of Montana 2000, TS Eliot meml lectr St Louis 2001, Charles Rosenthal lectr Brown Univ 2004, Empson lectr Cambridge Univ 2005, Goldsmith lectr Univ of Leeds 2006, Wolfson lectr Univ of Oxford 2010; MA by incorporation Univ of Cambridge 1984; DLitt (hc): Univ of Leeds 1988, Univ of Warwick 2007, Univ of Bristol 2009, Univ of Oxford 2010; LittD (hc) Univ of Cambridge 2010; FRSL 1972-2012, FAAAS 1996; >ir< Gregory Award for Poetry 1961, Hawthornden Prize 1969, Geoffrey Faber Meml Prize 1970, Whitbread Award 1971, Heinemann Award 1971 and 1999, Alice Hunt Bartlett Award 1971, Duff Cooper Meml Prize 1979, Loines Award American Acad and Inst of Arts and Letters 1983, Ingram Merrill Fndn Award in Lit 1985, Kahn Award 1998, Cholmondeley Award Soc of Authors 1999, T S Eliot Prize Ingersoll Fndn 2000, Truman Capote Award for Literary Criticism 2009
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