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John Berryman

25 October 1914 - 7 January 1972

John Allyn (Smith) Berryman was an American poet, a major figure in American poetry in the second half of the 20th century and often considered one of the founders of the Confessional school of poetry. He was the author of The Dream Songs, which are playful, witty, and morbid. Berryman committed suicide in 1972. - Wikipedia

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March 31, 2017 Edited by Clean Up Bot add VIAF and wikidata ID
June 12, 2016 Edited by Hemanth Kumar author bio
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February 10, 2010 Edited by Winnie Updated author information from Wikipedia
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